$7 pays for one year of hypertension (high blood pressure) medication for one patient. Hypertension is quite common in developing countries and can negatively affect the heart, brain, kidneys, blood vessels and eyes. The longer hypertension goes untreated, the worse the effects become. Your donation is especially important right now as hypertension rates are rising in developing countries, particularly in urban areas and places where diets are high in salt.
Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Nigeria