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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
7 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No underlying cause: Primary hypertension, also called essential hypertension, means high blood pressure without a known underlying cause. It is diagnosed with two separat ... Read More
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Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Lifestyle changes: Low salt diet, exercise & weight loss. Also reducing alcohol consumption.
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anver (anwar) Motala
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Same as anyone else: Your risk of contracting Covid or any influenza virus is not related to Hypertension. However, if you contract Covid , there’s a higher risk of more s ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Mathews
15 years experience Endocrinology
Several Reasons: There are several proposed mechanisms, and they all probably contribute. They include: 1)increased peripheral vascular resistance (t3 (liothyronine) n ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Pseudotumor Cerebri: On mar, 11, 2013: 26, 700 people reported to have side effects when taking accutane. Among them, 189 people (0.71%) have idiopathic intracranial hyper ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
Possibly: I would get it measured in the doctors office twice at two different visits and compare what you got at home. Then decide.
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Something else: Nocturnal HTN or failure to have a "nocturnal dip" in BP signifies that BP elevation is due to something other than just garden variety essential htn. ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
May have no signs: Most people with hypertension may not know they have it as there may not be any symptoms.And most of the time it is diagnosed when you visit your doct ... Read More
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Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience Internal Medicine
HYPER AND HYPO: Hyper means elevated, and hypo low - therefore hypertension upon standing means the blood pressure goes up and hypotension means the pressure goes dow ... Read More

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