Kevin J. Counihan, CEO of the Health Insurance Marketplace, better known as healthcare.gov or Obamacare, speaks during a visit to the Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade County in Coral Gables to promote enrollment in Affordable Care Act plans sold on healthcare.gov, which have been very popular in Florida, on Friday Dec. 9, 2016.
Kevin J. Counihan, CEO of the Health Insurance Marketplace, better known as healthcare.gov or Obamacare, speaks during a visit to the Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade County in Coral Gables to promote enrollment in Affordable Care Act plans sold on healthcare.gov, which have been very popular in Florida, on Friday Dec. 9, 2016. PEDRO PORTAL pportal@miamiherald.com
Kevin J. Counihan, CEO of the Health Insurance Marketplace, better known as healthcare.gov or Obamacare, speaks during a visit to the Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade County in Coral Gables to promote enrollment in Affordable Care Act plans sold on healthcare.gov, which have been very popular in Florida, on Friday Dec. 9, 2016. PEDRO PORTAL pportal@miamiherald.com

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  • New high blood pressure guidelines mean 30 million more Americans have hypertension

    Under the new guidelines, the number of adults with high blood pressure will rise to 103 million from 72 million. Hypertension is the leading cause of heart disease and heart-related deaths in the U.S. and worldwide.