You check notifications on your phone 120 times a day…
But have you checked your blood pressure? It may save your life.
Without a blood pressure check, you may never know if you’re among the 86 million Americans with high blood pressure. That’s one in every three American adults.
High blood pressure is called the “silent killer” because it often has no warning signs or symptoms, and many people do not know they have it. That’s why it is important to check your blood pressure regularly.
Learn more about what high blood pressure is and why it happens here:
May is National High Blood Pressure Education Month, so now is the perfect time to take these steps to avoid the “domino effect” of health problems like heart attack, stroke, kidney disease, sexual dysfunction and vision loss that can go along with high blood pressure:
Put the odds in your favor.
Make an appointment with your Adelante provider today to find out what your blood pressure is. Call 1.877.809.5092 for an appointment today.
Adelante Healthcare is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) Public Health Service organization under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n). Adelante is an Equal Opportunity Employer.