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Hypertension Prevalence and Control Among Adults: United States, 2011-2014

Categories: Elderly,Health/Medical,Statistics

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/databriefs/db220.pdf

The prevalence of hypertension among adults was 30% for men and 28% for women in the 2011-14 period. High blood pressure also increases with age. From the National Center for Health Statistics