What causes it?
Blood pressure rises when blood presses against the arterial walls with too much force. It is not always known what causes all cases of high blood pressure. It cannot always be cured, though it can be controlled.
How can you tell that you have it?
Many people have high blood pressure and donít know because it usually does not have any signs Ė thatís why it is so dangerous. The only way to know if your blood pressure is high is to get it checked...