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Step up to a Healthier You with the Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit

Blood Pressure

Why Treat High Blood Pressure?

A decrease of 10/5mm Hg will reduce your risk of developing serious complications as follows:

  • 50% decreased risk of heart failure
  • 38% decreased risk of stroke
  • 15% decreased risk of heart attack
  • 10% decreased risk of death

cart of decreased risks