Why we have to monitor BP

Why we have to monitor BP

If your blood pressure is too high, it puts extra strain on your blood vessels, heart and other organs, such as the brain, kidneys and eyes. Persistent high blood pressure can increase your risk of a number of serious and potentially life-threatening conditions, such as: heart disease, heart attack, stroke, heart failure, peripheral arterial disease, aortic aneurysms, kidney disease, vascular dementia etc.