Intensive blood pressure can reduce risk of harm to heart muscle

http://ift.tt/2qSZjvH Aggressive lowering of blood pressure in people with hypertension reduced the risk of left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH), new research shows. This condition, the enlargement and thickening of the walls of the heart’s main pumping chamber, is the most common complication of high blood pressure and greatly increases the risk of developing cardiovascular disease.

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