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Hypertension — What Goes Up, Must Come Down
This colorful 10 page guide offers information on high blood pressure and on the importance of keeping your blood pressure on target in order to lower your risk for heart attacks or stroke. Hypertension explains high blood pressure and its dangers, let's you know your risk factors, and discusses your target blood pressure goal and different ways to take action to reach it.
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Because I wear my Dexcom on my arm, I’ve slowly adjusted to the fact that people will ask me about it. Sometimes it’s the rude and inquisitive “What’s that?” and sometimes it’s somewhat sincere curiosity “Is that a (insert random type of medical device that they assume)?” Sometimes it bothers me more than others depending on how they ask and how they respond once I’ve told them what it is. I have limits to how much myth-busting I want to do in everyday conversation and how much rudeness I can...