An important part of managing high blood pressure is regular monitoring. In this video, Rick, the winner of the ONC Consumer Prevention Prize and Popular Choice Award – ONC Beat Down Blood Pressure Video Challenge, shows how he uses technology such as his computer and smart phone applications to help patients manage hypertension. High blood pressure affects 1 in3 adults, but regular blood pressure monitoring along with plenty of exercise and eating healthy can go a long way to keeping hypertension in check.
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No clinician would argue that blood pressure measurement is an important part of most patient ...