Did you know that 1 in 5 Canadians have high blood pressure which increases their risk for heart attack, heart failure, stroke and kidney disease? Chances are you or someone you know has high blood pressure and may be at risk.
For the Policy Maker
You have THE POWER on the local, provincial and national levels to advance policies that will HELP FIGHT our Nation's top killers. Read "Healthy Blood Pressure in Canada: A discussion paper on the way forward" which outlines the proposed efforts to prevent and control hypertension in Canada through 2020.