High blood pressure(hypertension) rarley has noticeable symptoms, but if untreated it can increase the risk of a heart attack, heart failure, kidney disease, stroke or dementia. All adults should have their blood pressure checked regularly as this could save your life. As many as 7 million people in the UK are living with undiagnosed high blood pressure, without knowing they are at risk.
Blood pressure is important because the higher your blood pressure is, the higher your risk of health problems in the future.If your blood pressure is high, it is putting extra strain on your arteries and on your heart. Over time, this strain can cause the arteries to become to become thicker and less flexible, or to become weaker.
High blood pressure (hypertension) affects one in three adults in the UK and. Therefore, it's crucial to be aware of the risks and how you can reduce them. If you have a history of high blood pressure or are concerned about your blood pressure, regular blood pressure checks are recommended.
An initial blood pressure consultation at S P Care Clinic costs £85.00. You will see an experienced Health care professional who will assess your health and current lifestyle and advise you.