Obesity and high blood pressure frequently coexist in the same individual and are recognised as the main cardiovascular risk factor. The prevalence of hypertension, defined as systolic arterial pressure of 140 mmHg and/or diastolic arterial pressure of 90 mmHg and/or the prescribing of antihypertensive pharmacological therapy, is to be found

Hypert­ension and heart diseas­es can be preven­ted by adopti­ng a health­y lifest­yle University of Agriculture. PHOTO: FILE FAISALABAD: Hypertension and heart diseases can be prevented by adopting a healthy lifestyle, doing exercise and avoiding junk food. This was said by University of Agriculture Faisalabad Vice-Chancellor Dr Muhammad Iqbal Zafar while addressing