Reducing Blood Pressure

Despite Advances in drug treatment, hypertension (high blood pressure) continues to be a major health problem for Americans and people in other industrialized countries. More than 25% of all people in the U.S. who are over 30 have high blood pressure and more than half of the total U.S. population 60 years old have hypertension. This disorder has reached epidemic rates for men and women of all ethnic groups.