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is saltwater swimming bad for people with high blood pressure

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Dr. Tammi Schlichtemeier
30 years experience Pediatrics
Sometimes: Some nuts have more cholesterol and fat in them than others. They can cause higher cholesterol and result in deposition of cholesterol in the arteria ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Rothman
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Stimulant: Red bull is a stimulant and therefore increases sympathetic nervous system tone. This can cause tachycardia (fast heart rate) and high blood pressure. ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
Possibly: Saltier cheeses are not recommended. Also watch cholesterol content.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Stern
45 years experience Cardiology
Yes over years: Over years and decades untreated blood pressure can cause heart attack, stroke, chf, and kidney failure as well as blindness.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Fluid retention.: Salt causes fluid retention because the sodium is higher and it causes the serum osmolality to be higher, which brings in more water to the vessels of ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
BP: High blood pressure is not 'good' at any time. You should see your doc and get evaluated and treated if necessary.
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Not good: High salt intake is not good for hypertension , salt restriction is part of treatment , in pickled eggs salt is added so avoid.
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Krenn
19 years experience Family Medicine
Low salt diet: Yes, salt and high blood pressure can be a bad combination. Persons with high blood pressure are encouraged to follow a low salt diet. Too much salt c ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Lewis
50 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Generally not....: However, Allegra-D contains a medication that may elevate blood pressure.
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Please Clarify: I would bet this question has a thousand different answers. There are a thousand different kinds of soups and a million different patients with differ ... Read More
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