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You are ill! By definition

If you remember our bending author's piece on the re-definition of various conditions:!

you won't be surprised to learn that they are at it again (in the States).

"The bar for what's considered "high blood pressure" just got lowered, meaning millions more Americans will now be classified as having the condition, according to new guidelines from several leading groups of heart doctors."