Monthly Archives: April 2016

Heart Disease & Hypertension

By | 2017-11-25T15:17:00+00:00 April 21st, 2016|BHC Blog Posts|

Heart Disease & Hypertension By: Jason Thompson, MD Cardiologist at Birmingham Heart Clinic Blood pressure is a measure of the pressure of the blood being pumped from the heart into the blood vessels. High blood pressure, also called hypertension, can be a problem because it causes the heart work harder to [...]