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Esther Okaya has a health problem that is a growing concern in Sub-Saharan Africa: high blood pressure. Gregory Warner/NPR hide caption

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Africans Are Introduced To The Blood Pressure Cuff

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Shape-Up And Checkup: LA Barbers To Start Testing Blood Pressure

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Nutrition fact labels are good but confusing, consumers say. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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The use of multiple blood pressure medications may be helping some Americans bring their hypertension under control. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Doctors' Due Diligence: Measuring Kids' Blood Pressure

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The standard technique for measuring blood pressure may not be good enough. /iStockphoto.com hide caption

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