• search
By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : May 17, 2020, 02:00
Duration : 05:48

World Hypertension Day: How to keep Hypertension at bay: watch

Hypertension is when a person' blood pressure is persistently above 140 systolic or more than 90 mm diastolic. most cases have no cause- essential Hypertension. 90-95 % of cases are of essential hypertention. some causes of Hypertention are- chronic drug usage, cardiovascular ailments & kidney disorders. Essential Hypertension risk factors- taking junk food, high calorie foods & not excercising. Many cases of Hypertention are linked to diabetes or cholesterol related disorders. Some symptoms can be heaviness of the head, blurring of vision, chest discomfort, palpitations & neck pain. In some cases- stroke, heart failure or heart attack. major risk is that it is asymptomatic & diagnosed during routine check up.
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
Subscribe to Oneindia News YouTube Channel for latest- exclusive news and video
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Yes No
Settings X