High Blood Pressure Control, Genetics & Family History
CDC information on high blood pressure including risk factors
CDC Medscape Expert Commentary: Better blood pressure control: A national priority
An interview with CDC Director Tom Frieden. Nov 15, 2013
CDC Article: Protocol-based treatment of hypertension: A critical step on the pathway to progress. Thomas R. Frieden et al, JAMA Nov 14
Did you know? Risk factors for high blood pressure include family history. [PDF 94.84 KB] Collect and act on your family history to cut your own risk from high blood pressure
Did you know? 1565 genes have been reported in relation to risk or outcomes of hypertension, including 82 genomewide association studies.