Colleagues in Care (CIC) World Hypertension Action Group (WHAG)
Bringing together those united in the passion to alleviate individual, family, and community suffering due to the ravages of uncontrolled Hypertension in low resource venues
What does "glocal" mean?
GLOCAL goes from Global to Local, and the ultimate local experience is the Individual.
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As a member of the local community, are you comfortable taking accurate BP measurements?
As a member of the global community, do you know why Hypertension is so important worldwide, and especially in Low Resourced Venues?
About CIC / WHAG
Tools and Resources
Glocal HT Network
What We Do
We provide organizations and volunteers the knowledge, tools, education, and methodologies needed to launch programs focused on combatting hypertension in low resourced venues.
We have evaluated conventional wisdom, and expert advise to develop a comprehensive knowledge base for the successful implementation of medical mission programs related to hypertension in low resourced venues.
This knowledge base is titled:
HYPERTENSION IN LOW-RESOURCE VENUES: A MULTI-LEVEL COMPREHENSIVE REFERENCE FOR FAITH-BASED AND NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION MEDICAL MISSION PROGRAMS
and is available on this site!
About This Site
On this site, you will find a series of seven books and 21 modules covering everything from:
- Hypertension essentials such as blood pressure screening and measurement
- Education, and what you need to know in order to teach Hypertension prevention, diagnosis, treatement, control, and the avoidance of Hypertension related complications
- Blood Pressure Management, including the awareness of the contribution of social determinants
- Advanced Hypertension topics including the management of hypertension with other advanced medical conditions such as HIV, Stroke, Heart Disease, and Pregnancy
Join Our Community
Once you’re equipped with the necessary tools and resources to combat Hypertension in low resourced venues, it will be time to take action!
Need help executing your action plans?
We are here to support you every step of the way!
Join our Glocal Hypertension Network to connect, find support, share knowledge, and collaborate with like minded organizations and volunteers across the world!
Hypertension in Low Resourced Venues
A MULTI-LEVEL COMPREHENSIVE REFERENCE FOR FAITH-BASED AND NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION MEDICAL MISSION PROGRAMS
Start by accessing Book 1: “the Introduction Modules” below:
THE CIRCLE OF WHAT
WHO IS THE WHO. INTERCONNECTIVITY
Book 2: Hypertension Essentials
Book 3: Hypertension Education
Book 4: Hypertension Management
Book 5: Hypertension and Advanced Medical Conditions
Book 6: Hypertension, the Heart
Book 7: Social Determinants of Health (and Disease)