CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ - 2019
What is the theme of 2019 World Hypertension Day?
A)
Measure your blood pressure at home
B)
Healthy diet, healthy blood pressure'
C)
Treat to goal
D)
Know Your Numbers

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Know Your Numbers

Note : World Hypertension Day (WHD) 2019 is observed annually on May 17 to raise awareness about the high blood pressure (HBP). It is a situation where blood pressure in the arteries is persistently raised. The day also works towards the prevention and control of this silent killer. The theme for WHD 2019 was "Know Your Numbers". This year, WHL in collaboration with the International Society of Hypertension (ISH) also promoted May Measurement Month (MMM), under which, volunteers around the world measure the blood pressure of people in cities, towns, and villages.