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What people are at risk for high blood pressure?

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Marianne DiNapoli
Obstetrics & Gynecology
7 doctors agree

In brief: Age, gender +more

There are many risk factors for developing high blood pressure.
Older age, male gender, african-american race, obesity, not exercising, a family history of high blood pressure, high salt diet, and excess alcohol have all been shown to increase the risk of high blood pressure.

In brief: Age, gender +more

There are many risk factors for developing high blood pressure.
Older age, male gender, african-american race, obesity, not exercising, a family history of high blood pressure, high salt diet, and excess alcohol have all been shown to increase the risk of high blood pressure.
Marianne DiNapoli
Marianne DiNapoli
Answer assisted by Marianne Di Napoli, Medical Student
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Dr. Xin-Nong Li
Internal Medicine

In brief: Many risk

People have family history of hypertension, high sodium and high fat diet, overweight/obese, diabetes, etc.

In brief: Many risk

People have family history of hypertension, high sodium and high fat diet, overweight/obese, diabetes, etc.
Dr. Xin-Nong Li
Dr. Xin-Nong Li
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