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High blood pressure (Hypertension)
What is this leaflet about?
High blood pressure is one of the most common and preventable causes of premature heart disease, kidney disease, and stroke in the UK. About one in four adults and more than half of those over 60 years old are affected. This leaflet outlines what can cause high blood pressure, and explains your possible treatment options.
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Who produced this leaflet?
Department of Renal (Kidney) Medicine