Olayinka Afolabi-Brown, MD
Diseases & Conditions

Einstein Answers: Frequent Questions About High Blood Pressure

By on 05/20/2019

It’s one of the most common medical problems in the United States, but what exactly is high blood pressure? If you don’t know, you’re not alone. It’s one of the most frequent questions that people ask about this condition, also called hypertension.

We have the answers to five typical questions about high blood pressure from Olayinka Afolabi-Brown, MD, Director of Einstein Cardiac Rehab at Germantown. Dr. Afolabi-Brown specializes in high blood pressure and preventive cardiology.

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What is high blood pressure?

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