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19% of Iranians aged 15-64 afflicted by hypertension 13 Aug 2018

19% of Iranians aged 15-64 afflicted by hypertension

TEHRAN — Some 19 percent of Iranians aged 15-64 suffer high blood pressure (hypertension), while out of five individuals in Iran, one is diagnosed with the disease, an official with the Ministry of Health has said. Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) accounts for 70 percent of all deaths globally, Khabaronline quoted Zahra Abdollahi as saying on Saturday. […]