This is something that Pfizer aims to help people by launching a campaign to push for having home blood pressure monitoring. Hypertension represents a major burden in Asia, with a high prevalence rate but poor level of awareness and control reported in many countries in the region. Home Blood Pressure monitoring has been validated as an accurate and reliable measure of blood presure that can help guide hypertension treatment as well as idenitify masked and white coat hypertension.
So why should you have home blood pressure monitoring?
Personally, I've had friends who have died from this disease and it is always a startling knife in the heart kind of feeling. To avoid this happening, it is best to always monitor your blood pressure.