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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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Fewer Americans are dying from heart disease and stroke, but deaths caused by high blood pressure are on the rise, according to new statistics from the American Heart Association.  Posted by the AHA on December 19, 2014. more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog Dec 19, 2014 5:54 PM CST
A Report From the American Heart Association more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog Dec 18, 2014 2:42 PM CST
Masked hypertension refers to blood pressure readings that are normal in the doctor's office but are high when measured at home. The reason for this discrepancy is often ascribed to a lower anxiety level when in the presence of a physician and the benefits of time away from potential home and work stress factors.  Posted by Newsmax on December... more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog Dec 18, 2014 2:33 PM CST
People with the highest fitness levels are less likely to develop hypertension , according to new research in the Journal of the American Heart Association .  Posted by AHA on December 17, 2014.  more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog Dec 18, 2014 1:59 PM CST
Sitting in the stands at a basketball game is enough to make your blood pressure skyrocket, between the stress of victory and the alcohol available at concession stands. Now imagine what playing – or coaching – in the same stadium must do.  Posted by Talking About Men's Health on December 8, 2014.  more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog Dec 17, 2014 3:45 PM CST
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Interested in the latest news and tools for controlling high blood pressure? The Check. Change. Control. Leadership Community shares the latest findings to help more Americans achieve blood pressure control.