Reducing high blood pressure can lower a person’s risk of heart attack, heart disease, stroke, and kidney disease. Nearly 20 percent of people who have high blood pressure don’t know that they do, which puts themselves at risk for poor health when high blood pressure isn’t managed. Track your blood pressure easily with the free Check it: Your Blood Pressure app for Android and Apple devices to help you monitor and control your blood pressure.
Research shows that healthier students achieve more inside and outside the classroom. The Lorain County General Health District (LCGHD) is invested in partnering with Lorain County school districts to help students lead healthy, safe and active lives.