to Blood Pressure & Hypertension
The high blood pressure information web
of this web site is:
- To inform
patients about high blood pressure disease which concerns between 10% and
40% of the industrial populations,
- to allow you to deal
with your high blood pressure,
- to allow you to familiarize
yourself with the instruments of blood
probably know, high blood pressure is one of he most important cardiovascular
risk factor (as diabetes mellitus, dyslipidemia and tobacco)
all over the world.
medical studies have demonstrated the relation between the knowledge
of that cardiovascular risk factor and its management: the more
the patients are informed and the hypertension is
the reason why this web site has been created in 2000
and is visited by more and more people.
LAURENT, MD, PhD
Articles & posters
published by Dr P. Laurent
Many medical studies have shown a relation between obesity and
high blood pressure. In fact, obese people have a higher
blood pressure than people with a normal blood pressure.
The cardiovascular risk is increased with obesity... More
a better understanding of blood pressure...