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?
10th Annual NAA Conference
DATE: MAY 21 & 22, 2021 | OFFERED VIRTUALLY
Iowa City, IA
The University of Iowa | Iowa City, IA
NAA sponsors an annual conference with a focus on advances in our understanding of mechanisms involved in arterial dysfunction, its diagnosis, and the inter-relationships among vascular function, hypertension, diabetes, cardiovascular and kidney disease. The 2021 NAA Conference is currently scheduled for May 21 & 22, 2021 in Iowa City.