High BP behind 13% of all global deaths

[Publication: Times Of India Bangalore; Date: Oct 29, 2009; Section: Times Nation; Page: 11] High blood pressure is the world’s leading risk factor for mortality, being responsible for 13% of all deaths globally.     It is followed by tobacco use (8.7%), high blood glucose (5.8%), physical inactivity (5.5%), obesity (4.8%) and high cholesterol (4.5%) whichContinue reading “High BP behind 13% of all global deaths”