Dental and Oral Care For People with Hypertension
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High blood pressure is a very common ailment these days. As per a study done in 2014 on hypertension, about 33% of urban and 25% of rural Indians have hypertension. A very low percentage of these people
are aware of their condition, and even lower are getting treated for the same. It is a lifestyle disorder which is asymptomatic and thus also called as a ‘silent killer’. To understand how hypertension is linked with oral health, there are two aspects to it.