Rising Pressure

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Blood pressure control in U.S. adults worsened during the pandemic, according to data published in the journal Circulation in December 2021. Compared to pre-pandemic levels, systolic blood pressure (the top number in a blood pressure reading) during the pandemic, measured from April 2020 to December 2020, rose an average of 1.10 to 2.50 mm Hg. […]

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