In this section you can find out about the experience of high blood pressure (hypertension) by seeing and hearing people share their personal stories on film. Our researchers travelled all around the UK to talk to 18 people in their own homes. Find out what people said about issues such as diagnosis, treatments and impact on lifestyle. We hope you find the information helpful and reassuring.
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Berkshire & Oxfordshire Educational Consortium, SE Region
Lord Ashdown Trust
NHS South East Region
Publication date: July 2001
Last updated: February 2012
Review date: under review