Blood pressure in Telford and Wrekin
Learn what blood pressure is, how serious it can be, and what you can do to get it down in Telford and Wrekin.
It’s estimated that around 18,000 people in Telford and Wrekin have high blood pressure and don’t know it.
It’s serious because high blood pressure can cause heart and circulatory diseases including heart attacks or stroke. But there are simple things you can do to bring high blood pressure down.
We all need to act on our blood pressure, even if we feel fine.
Heart and circulatory diseases kill 1 in 4 people in the UK, and high blood pressure is one of the most common causes for it.
Many people don’t know they have high blood pressure until they find themselves in hospital with a heart attack or stroke.
So be sure to check out our giuide to blood pressure in Telford and Wrekin now.