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Saturday, 11 April 2020

12 Major Causes Of High Blood Pressure

A person is said to have a high blood pressure if his or her measured pressure is above 130/80.
This disease comes with little to no symptoms at the early stages so it is often hard to detect.

Do you know what brings about this silent killer disease? Well we have gathered a few and here they are:

1. Excessive smoking
2. Overweight/Obesity
3. Sedentary lifestyle
4. Too much salt intake
5. Excessive alcohol intake
6. Stress
7. Older age
8. Genetics
9. Family history of high blood pressure
10. Chronic kidney disease
11. Adrenal and thyroid disorders
12. Sleep apnea