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Mayor Issues Million Resident Challenge To Educate Central Florida About Blood Pressure

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Statistics show that 90% of us will have High Blood Pressure in our lifetime, but that data doesn't sit well with the people of Central Florida -- they're primed to fight the silent killer. Today, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer was joined by dozens of community


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Michelle Neubert (1)
Friday September 5, 2008, 9:03 pm
i've had 120/80 blood pressure most of my life, and it is not high as this article states.
this is another big pharm promotion to sell more prescriptions. yes, getting blood pressure checked is important -- but they have the pressure so low that 71% of people have high blood pressure. please give us a break.

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