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A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association finds that people between the ages of 18 and 30 who have elevated blood pressure are more likely to develop hypertension and high blood pressure later in life.

NPR's Allison Aubrey joins Here & Now's Robin Young with details.


This segment aired on February 6, 2014.

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