Definitions – Low Calorie and Sugar-Sweetened Beverages

Low Calorie Sweetened Beverages Diet soft drinks (all types), LCS carbonated water, and LCS fruit flavored drinks. Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Soft drinks, fruitades, sports drinks and other sugary beverages (fruit drinks, sweetened water, smoothie drinks, Frappuccino) and reduced sugar colas (half weight). For detailed information for NHANES/USDA food codes of low calorie sweetened Beverages and sugar-sweetened

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Trends in Consumption of Low Calorie Sweetened Beverages and Sugar-Sweetened Beverages in the United States: NHANES 1999-2014

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Examine reported consumption of low calorie sweetened beverages and sugar-sweetened beverages in US children/adolescents and adults using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES). Explore reported intakes according to NHANES cycle and categories of age, race/ethnicity, and sex.

Definitions – Cardiovascular Disease Mortality

Total Cardiovascular Disease (ICD-10: I00-I99, Q20-Q28) I00–I99 – Diseases of the circulatory system (I00–I02) Acute rheumatic fever (I05–I09) Chronic rheumatic heart diseases (I10–I15) Hypertensive diseases (I20–I25) Ischemic heart diseases (I26–I28) Pulmonary heart disease and diseases of pulmonary circulation (I30–I52) Other forms of heart disease (I60–I69) Cerebrovascular diseases (I70–I79) Diseases of arteries, arterioles and capillaries (I80–I89)

Definitions – Blood Pressure Status

Definitions Hypertension Systolic blood pressure greater than or equal to 140 mmHg or diastolic blood pressure greater than or equal to 90 mmHg or currently taking prescribed medicine to lower high blood pressure or told by a healthcare professional on two or more different visits that she/he had high blood pressure Prehypertension Systolic blood pressure

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Data Sources (standard tab) National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys: NHANES The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) is a program of studies designed to assess the health and nutritional status of adults and children in the United States. The survey is unique in that it combines interviews and physical examinations. To learn more

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Blood Pressure Status of US Adults: NHANES 1999-2016

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Examine prevalence of normotension, prehypertension, and hypertension in the US adult population using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES). Explore prevalence according to NHANES cycle and categories of age, race/ethnicity, sex, education, and income.

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Trends in Prevalence of Hypertension Awareness, Treatment, and Control in US Adults: NHANES 2001-2016

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Examine prevalence of hypertension awareness, treatment, and control in the US adult population using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES). Explore prevalence according to NHANES cycle and categories of age, race/ethnicity, sex, education, and income.

Prevalence of US Adults with Hypertension

2017 Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines

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Explore the impact of the new 2017 Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines on hypertension prevalence in the US adult population, the number of US adults with hypertension, and the prevalence and number of adults now recommended pharmacological treatment to control blood pressure.