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48 years old gentleman, with background of previous appendicectomy, smoker of 20/day for 20 years, and increased body mass index, attended GP practice for viral upper respiratory tract infection. He has not been seeing a doctor for the last 28 years. When checking his blood pressure,GP noted that his blood pressure was elevated to around 168/95, with a regular pulse of around 75 per minute. He denies any headache, chest pain, shortness of breath or palpitaion. He never know that his blood pressure was high before. He claims that he has no problem with such a high blood pressure as he has no any symptoms of it. He is having a sedentaryme lifestyle as well. What will be your management strategy or plan of actions for this gentleman ??