Submitted by Dr T on June 30, 2011 – 11:29am
You need to be treated for both your high blood pressure and your cholesterol. At your age I would recommend diet & exercise in addition to drug treatment. You may find that a healthy diet and exercise is sufficient!
You can read more here:
A diet designed specifically for patients with a high blood pressure:
Here you can calculate your risk for heart disease:
Hope this helps,