Hypertension or high blood pressure can be explained as having a blood pressure reading of more than 140/90 mmHg over a long duration (number of weeks) . A condition present when blood flows through the blood vessels with a force greater than normal
About 10% to 15% of people have secondary hypertension which is high blood pressure caused by an underlying condition or medication. This (Secondary hypertension) is possibly curable, if the underlying condition is treated . Treating high blood pressure can take a combination of approach including diet changes, medication, and exercise.