A Women’s Journey – Conversations that Matter: Hypertension
Join the conversation about advances in cardiovascular hypertension with a John Hopkins Medicine expert.
High blood pressure can be life threatening and affects 108 million American adults, including more than 40% of non-Hispanic African American men and women. The American Heart Association claims that high blood pressures often developed early in life among African Americans. Cardiovascular nurse epidemiologist Yvonne Commodore-Mensah talks about the causes of hypertension, new guildies and how to control your blood pressure.