*To learn more about diabetes, please visit: www.cdc.gov/diabetes/prevention
Clinical Health Services offers blood pressure screening on a walk-in basis free of charge at the Rosenberg Annex Clinic during normal clinic hours.
Cardiovascular diseases (CVD), principally heart disease and stroke, are among the nation's leading killers for both men and women and among all racial and ethnic groups.
- More than 61 million Americans have some form of CVD, including high blood pressure, coronary heart disease, stroke, congestive heart failure, and other conditions.
- More than 2,600 Americans die each day of CVD. That is an average of 1 death every 33 seconds.
- High Blood Pressure
- High Blood Cholesterol
- Tobacco Use
- Physical Inactivity
- Poor Nutrition
- Overweight / obesity