Subconjunctival Hemorrhage (Bleeding in Eye) Topic Guide
Subconjunctival Hemorrhage (Bleeding in Eye): The conjunctiva is the thin, moist, clear membrane that covers the white part of the eye (called the sclera). It protects and lubricates the eyeball. The conjunctiva contains nerves and ...
High Blood Pressure High blood pressure (hypertension) may be present in an individual, without any symptoms. Thus, it is called the "silent killer." Secondary causes of high blood pressure include heart disease, kidney disease, tumors, birth control, alcohol, thyroid dysfunction and birth control pills. Treatment of high blood pressure is generally through diet, exercise, and medication if necessary.