Measure Up/Pressure Down

Measure Up/Pressure Down

May is National High Blood Pressure Education Month and May 7, 2015 is "Measure Up/Pressure Down ® National Day of Action: Roll Up Your Sleeves!"

Campaign supporters aim to reach millions of Americans with screenings, local events, dissemination of educational materials and more. Instead of raising blood pressure, they want to raise your awareness of this important health issue.

Go to www.measureuppressuredown.com to get all the details.

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