Department of Health and Human Performance, Cleveland State University, USA
*Corresponding author: Eddie T C Lam, Cleveland State University, Department of Health and Human Performance, 2121 Euclid Avenue, JH 143, Cleveland, OH, USA, Tel: 216-687-5051; Email: email@example.com
Submission: November 06, 2017; Published: February 21, 2018
ISSN: 2577-1914 Volume1 Issue5
Hypertension has long been associated with cardiovascular disease and one of the leading causes of health-related mortality. According to the World Health Organization, it isestimated that 17.7 million people died from CVDs in 2015, representing 31% of all global deaths. Of these deaths, approximately 7.4 million were due to coronary heart disease, and 6.7 million were due to stroke .