Quiz: High blood pressure

Photo of a woman walking (Marcel Mooij / iStockphoto / Thinkstock) Hypo or hyper? And what do “diastolic” and “essential” refer to? People with high blood pressure will be faced with a lot of medical terminology. Test your knowledge by taking our quiz.

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There’s no reason to worry if you have had high blood pressure just once when you were at rest.