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High Blood Pressure; Hypertension/High Blood Pressure 

Sleep apnea caused when respiratory control centers in the brain fail to activate breathing muscles.

High blood pressure is a blood pressure reading of 140/90 mmHg or higher. Both numbers are important. Nearly one in three American adults has high blood pressure. Once high blood pressure develops, it usually lasts a lifetime. The good news is that it can be treated and controlled. High blood pressure is called "the silent killer" because it usually has no symptoms. Some people may not find out they have it until they have trouble with their heart, brain, or kidneys. When high blood pressu...


Central sleep apnea as related to Hypertension