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Get your blood pressure checked

High blood pressure, also known as 'hypertension', can put you at increased risk of having health problems such as a heart attack or stroke. High blood pressure doesn't always have any symptoms, so a lot of people are unaware they have it. Here's how you can get your blood pressure checked:

Health checks

Visit the Get a free health check page for more information.


Some pharmacies offer blood pressure checks. Check with your local pharmacy.

What do your blood pressure results mean?

Blood Pressure UK has information about understanding your blood pressure.

You can also find information about high blood pressure on the NHS website.