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High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)

Know your Blood Pressure

Hypertension is the medical term used for high blood pressure and is a major cause of stroke and heart attack.† If you have been diagnosed with hypertension, together with your family doctor and a healthy lifestyle, you can keep your blood pressure at a healthy level and reduce your risk of having a stroke or heart attack. The only way you can find out if you have high blood pressure is to have it checked, as there are few, if any, symptoms.


Having a healthy lifestyle can reduce your chances of developing high blood pressure, so please check out our information below. Itís never too late to make those changes!



Stroke Campaign
Call our helpline on 1890 432 787