New blood pressure guidelines could do more harm than good

 作者:冷似     |      日期:2019-03-01 07:14:06
Photofusion/Universal Images Group via Getty Last year, millions of people were reclassified overnight as having high blood pressure. The new limits, set by the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology, were intended to alert people to any rising blood pressure at an earlier stage,  helping them to get on top of the problem sooner. However, the decision ignores the potential harms of slapping people with disease labels,