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A healthy lifestyle can effectively contribute to prevent and manage hypertension (persistently raised blood pressure), and can help to reduce the hypertension-associated risk of developing cardiovascular and renal disease.

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Hypertension. Nat Rev Dis Primers 4, 18015 (2018).

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