High blood pressure is a major public health issue, affecting approximately
25% of US adults, or roughly 50 million Americans.1 The
prevalence of high blood pressure increases dramatically with age, such that
the lifetime risk of high blood pressure approaches 100%.2 Despite
the availability of effective antihypertensive agents, rates of hypertension
treatment and control have remained low and static over the last decade. Control
of blood pressure begins with accurate measurement leading to appropriate
diagnosis and treatment decisions.
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Country-Specific Mortality and Growth Failure in Infancy and Yound Children and Association With Material Stature
Use interactive graphics and maps to view and sort country-specific infant and early dhildhood mortality and growth failure data and their association with maternal
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