What causes high blood pressure
Blood pressure is the result of the amount of blood pumped through your body by the heart and the resistance to the blood flow from the walls of your arteries. High blood pressure occurs when your arteries cannot dilate properly to accommodate changes in blood flow.
High blood pressure takes many years to develop into a disease in itself, and usually shows no symptoms at all. Until one day most people will discover they have it by having from a heart attack or suffering from erectile dysfunction.
As we all age (eventually), our arteries become stiffer and less flexible, therefore a certain increase in blood pressure is normal over ..