Importance of Early Detection and Treatment of Hypertension
Dr Krishnakumar P, an associate Professor of Cardiology from Government Medical College, Trivandrum, emphasizes the importance of early detection and proper treatment of hypertension. Hypertension is a silent killer and can lead to severe complications like stroke, heart attack, and kidney disease. Proper control of hypertension with medication and a restricted diet is crucial. Regular check-ups and monitoring of blood pressure are essential to prevent complications.