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Control Your Blood Pressure for the Long Term

A lot of people do not even realize that high blood pressure, or hypertension, does not have any symptoms at all. The damage can be happening slowly over a long period of time before other things start to happen because of high blood pressure. It puts you at a greater risk of stroke or a heart attack. Tiny blood vessels in your kidneys or eyes can be affected. The funny thing about kidneys and high blood pressure is that high blood pressure can cause kidney problems, and kidney problems can be caused by it. You can read more here if you like. As for your kidneys, you can have a kidney problem that will cause blood pressure issues, or you can have high blood pressure that ends up causing kidney disease. Just keep in mind that kidney damage is irreversible if it is chronic.…