• More than 1.3 MILLION American teenagers have hypertension, CDC report reveals

    5 monthes ago - By Daily Mail

    A new CDC report found that one in seven US children have hypertension. New guidelines released last year reclassified 800,000 children as having high blood pressure.
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  • Under New Guidelines, More Kids Have Hypertension

    Under New Guidelines, More Kids Have Hypertension

    5 monthes ago - By Web MD

    New hypertension guidelines issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics in 2017 lowered the threshold for a diagnosis of high blood pressure in those under 19 years of age, and that means 795,000 more children are now classified as having the condition than before.
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