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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.


Latest News

'Home-grown' electronic health record largely credited for better BP control.  Article posted by MedPage Today on March 27, 2015.   more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog Apr 3, 2015 4:19 PM CDT
So-called white-coat hypertension may increase a person’s risk of health problems that are associated with true hypertension.  Post by the Wall Street Journal on March 30, 2015.   more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog Apr 3, 2015 3:52 PM CDT
A new scientific statement issued jointly by three medical organizations and published in the American Heart Association’s journal  Hypertension , addresses how low to aim when treating patients with  high blood pressure  who also have vascular diseases.  Posted by AHA on March 31, 2015.   more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog Apr 1, 2015 5:05 PM CDT
As you all know, hypertension is a critical risk factor for coronary heart disease, stroke, congestive heart failure, end-stage renal disease, and peripheral vascular disease in the U.S. and around the world.  Indeed, the Global Burden of Disease study recently reported that hypertension was the leading cause of death and disability ... more...
Posted by Chris Wilcox on Leaders Blog Mar 30, 2015 9:47 AM CDT
Hypertensive patients with low blood folate levels gain big benefit.  Posted by MedPage Today on March 19, 2015.   more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog Mar 24, 2015 7:28 PM CDT
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