General Hypertension Links


American Guideline (JNC-8)

JNC-8 Guidelines

American Guidelines (JNC-7)

JNC-7 Guidelines

British Guidelines

2009 New Zealand Cardiovascular Risk Guideline

Canadian Hypertension Education Programme (Health Professionals)



New Zealand Heart Foundation (Go to "Heart Health" section - click on to "must do list of how to take care of your heart" - then click on to "managing your blood pressure"

Canadian Hypertension Education Programme (Public)

American patient website (click on "high blood pressure" in the heart disease section)

American patient website (National Heart Lung and Blood Institute)

Healthy Eating (DASH Diet)

Salt/ Sodium