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Breakthrough Study Identifies Genetic Underpinnings of High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is known as “the silent killer” for good reason. It has no symptoms, and is the leading cardiovascular cause of death worldwide. The American Heart Association (AHA) estimates that nearly one-half of all adults in the US suffers from high blood pressure. This means more than 100 million…

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