World Hypertension Day

Many people who suffer from hypertension are not aware that they have it as there can be no symptoms, often people only find out after suffering a heart attack or stroke.

While trends have recently shown the incidence of cardiovascular disease (including heart attack and stroke) declining in recent years, it is still the main cause of death amongst men and the second highest cause of death in women.

This year World Hypertension Day will take place at Alexandria on 24th May 2024.

Jointly with the CVREP Foundation, Expand created an awareness event to increase the knowledge about hypertension diseases including: