World Hypertension Day 2021: Theme, Purpose
The World Hypertension Day (WHD) is observed on 17 May every year across the globe since 2015. World Hypertension Day (WHD) is known as an initiative of the World Hypertension League (WHL).
- The main purpose of this day is to create public awareness of increasing high blood pressure (BP) and make people encourage citizens of all countries to prevent and control this silent killer.
- The theme for World Hypertension Day 2021 is Measure Your Blood Pressure Accurately, Control It, Live Longer.