Preventing and Treating Narcotic Addiction--Century of Federal Drug Control.

@article{Courtwright2015PreventingAT,
  title={Preventing and Treating Narcotic Addiction--Century of Federal Drug Control.},
  author={David T. Courtwright},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={373 22},
  pages={2095-7}
}
2095 slow age-related increases in blood pressure and favorably affect other cardiovascular risk factors, efforts to induce such changes on a population-wide basis have been disappointing. Deeply ingrained behaviors are difficult — but not impossible — to change, as evidenced by some highly successful tobacco-avoidance programs. Success can be achieved in hypertension prevention, but it will require a broad-based national effort with strong political support. Disclosure forms provided by the… CONTINUE READING