Modest increases in high blood pressure linked to higher risk of death, heart failure among African-Americans
By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS
Even modest increases in high blood pressure raise the risk of death and heart failure among African-Americans, according to new research in the Journal of the American Heart Association.
Analyzing 5,280 African-American patients enrolled in the Jackson Heart Study in 2000-11, researchers found:
Increases in systolic blood […]