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On 5th April 2014 the Stroke Association launch their annual Know Your Blood Pressure campaign with free blood pressure testing events held across the UK. Next to the awareness campaign on 5th April, there will be blood pressure checks at community events throughout the year. OMRON have supplied blood pressure monitors to the Stroke Association for use at many of the events and it is expected that through this important campaign well over 50,000 people will have their blood pressure tested during 2014.

High blood pressure is a big risk factor for stroke and Know Your Blood Pressure Day aims to raise awareness about the link between these two. Volunteers from Rotary International in Great Britain and Ireland and Stroke Association staff hosting the events provide information...

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