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Managing blood pressure well can add years of life for the nearly 80 million American adults who have high blood pressure, according to the American Heart Association (AHA). But there are some things that you may not realize are sabotaging your efforts to keep your blood pressure in a healthy range.

Discussion topics for you and your doctor:
  • Decongestants
  • Sleep apnea
  • Stress
  • Sodium
  • Not taking your medication

Read on to learn more about each of these discussion topics. 


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