normal blood pressure

What Is Hypertension?

What Is Hypertension?

Hypertension is the official term for high blood pressure. Blood pressure is the force of the blood as it pushes against the walls of your blood vessels. Chronically higher-than-normal blood pressure can raise risk for heart disease, stroke, and other health concerns. Lark Hypertension can coach you through these and more strategies for controlling blood pressure, and be your guide as you manage your blood pressure.

Natalie Stein

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

Normal Blood Pressure in Women | Lark Health

Normal Blood Pressure in Women | Lark Health

High blood pressure reduces your heart’s function over time. It is the pressure in your blood vessels. It affects nearly 1 out of every 3 American adults, and another 1 out of 3 are pre-hypertensive and at risk for developing hypertension.

Natalie Stein

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