Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: US sees sharp increase in hypertension-related deaths

(American College of Cardiology) While it typically has no symptoms, high blood pressure -- or hypertension -- has serious health consequences. Rates of deaths related to hypertension have risen by 72% and 20% in rural and urban areas of the US, respectively, according to research presented at the American College of Cardiology's Annual Scientific Session Together with World Congress of Cardiology (ACC.20/WCC).