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The Effects of Hypertension and Heart Disease

Hypertension refers to high blood pressure, a condition that is caused by an imbalance in the amount of calcium and sodium in the bloodstream. High blood pressure is described as transient (short-lived), or chronic (long-term) elevation of blood pressure within the arterial walls. Hypertension can affect nearly all ages, races, and sexes. When hypertension is…