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One Change You Need to Make About Blood Pressure, Backed by Science

HAVE WE BEEN getting blood pressure measurements wrong? A recent study suggests that the answer may be yes. Today, I want to remind you of the benefits of having “good” blood pressure. We will then pivot to how medications to reduce blood pressure may even help those with a “high normal” blood pressure.

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Michael Hunter MD

Michael Hunter MD

I have degrees from Harvard, Yale, and Penn. I am a radiation oncologist in the Seattle area. You may find me regularly posting at

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