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Welcome to the Check. Change. Control. Leadership Community, where our mission is to help 13.4 million more Americans take control of their high blood pressure by 2020.

We've brought together leaders across the healthcare, pharmaceutical, device, retail, and technology industries, along with key players in community health, to work together to propose solutions to one of our nation's most threatening health emergencies.

By participating in this community with your ideas, expertise, and commitment to helping more Americans control their blood pressure, you are helping the American Heart Association, the American Stroke Association and all of our partners take an important step closer to success.

 

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THURSDAY, Aug. 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Women with high blood pressure during pregnancy are more likely to face the same health problem later in life, a new study suggests.   more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog Aug 28, 2015 4:55 PM CDT
Scientists from Queen Mary University of London and Barts Health NHS Trust have successfully improved blood pressure control among patients with severe intolerance to antihypertensive medication - by using medicines in unconventional ways and treating patients with a 'stepped care' approach (where the most effective yet least ... more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog Aug 28, 2015 4:39 PM CDT
In a rare display of bipartisanship in politically polarized Washington, 344 members of the House of Representatives voted in July to pass the 21st Century Cures Act.  Posted in Roll Call on August 25, 2015.   more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog Aug 27, 2015 9:03 AM CDT
Patients with hypertension treated with acupuncture can experience drops in blood pressure that last up to a month and a half, according to a US study.  Posted by Nursing Times on August 20, 2015.    more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog Aug 24, 2015 4:16 PM CDT
Calgary study says costs could top $20B in the next decade unless something is done.  Posted by CBC News (Canada) on August 12, 2015.   more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog Aug 19, 2015 1:08 PM CDT
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