As many as five out of each 100 (5%) children and adolescents may have high blood pressure. Blood pressure rises with age. For instance, as much as 50% of the elderly have high blood pressure. In Houston, Texas, for example, that means there are as many as 50,000 hypertensive children.
Can children have high blood pressure too?
IPHA Annual Meeting Announcement
The IPHA annual meeting usually held at PAS has been cancelled. Members will receive a ballot and dues notice in May or June 2020.
10th Annual NAA Conference
NEW DATE: MAY 2021
Iowa City, IA
The University of Iowa | Iowa City, IA
We regret to inform you that the NAA Program Committee has decided to CANCEL the 10th annual NAA meeting that was going to take place in Iowa City May 22-23, 2020, over growing concerns of the COVID-19 coronavirus. The tentative plan is to postpone the meeting until May 2021 in Iowa City. More details to come!