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Hypertension is a controllable sickness. It has been accounted for that focused decreases in individuals with hypertension are relied upon to create huge decreases in the weight of cardiovascular illness. As indicated by the seventh report of the Joint National Committee (JNC-7) on counteraction, identification, assessment and treatment of hypertension, appropriation of solid ways of life by all people is basic for the avoidance of hypertension. The aim of the study is to assess the knowledge of hypertension clients regarding lifestyle modification. The research design adopted for the study is a descriptive cross-sectional design. The setting of the study is selected in a rural area in Mapped. The sample size was consists of both Men 25 and Women 25 with the risk of hypertension and practices of hypertension. Non-probability sampling techniques will be used to collect the samples. Those who were having hypertension and practices of hypertension, rural area in Mapped. The tool was a structured questionnaire used to assess the knowledge of the prevalence of hypertension and lifestyle practices of adult. It was observed that the prevalence of hypertension among the rural adult population at mapped in Tamilnadu and was associated with age, gender, education, physical inactivity, alcohol consumption, and overweight and lifestyle practices.


Hypertension Lifestyle practices Adult detection cardiovascular disease obesity

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Sathiyabama G, Anita Jaslin I, & Anjali S. (2020). Prevalence of Hypertension and Lifestyle Practices of Adults. International Journal of Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 11(SPL4), 574-577.