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Essential Hypertension

Essential Hypertension

Is your blood pressure high? It may well be, since 1 in 3 Americans have hypertension, and another 1 in 3 have pre-hypertension, or slightly elevated blood pressure. Most of hypertension is essential, or primary, hypertension. That is, their hypertension is not caused by another condition.

Natalie Stein

Exercise, Fitness & Nutrition Expert | Assistant Professor of Public Health

How Healthcare Mobile Apps Can Improve Patient Care

How Healthcare Mobile Apps Can Improve Patient Care

Currently, healthcare systems tend to treat the sickest few with expensive treatments, while falling short on primary, secondary, and tertiary preventive measures for those with chronic conditions who could benefit. At the same time, there is a shortage in healthcare providers which is expected to grow in coming years.

Natalie Stein

Exercise, Fitness & Nutrition Expert | Assistant Professor of Public Health