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How High Blood Pressure May Hurt Children’s Brains The New York Times, September 29. Marc Lande, professor of pediatrics, led a study, Neurocognitive Function in Children with Primary Hypertension, finding that "children with elevated blood pressure performed worse than their peers on tests of memory, processing speed, and verbal skills."