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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
None: There are no fast home remedies. Long term management of high blood pressure would include a low salt diet and exercise.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Hypertension: No magic, meditation can help with mild BP elevation, for very high BP need medication.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
42 years experience Cardiology
SOONER THE BETTER: Sooner than later . Treat BP and get controll ideally 130/83 or lower.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Many causes: There are many causes, including medications as well as heart disease. You should talk with your family practice doctor.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
ReasonIsNot theIssue: High blood pressure is a behavior ; the more chronic, the more the rate of cardiovascular events ; decline in kidney function ↑es. It does not matter ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Szawaluk
30 years experience Cardiology
Not: Likely.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Both can be: This depends on your individual risks. Diet and exercise can lower both, but this can take awhile. Medications also work. You should talk with your do ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
post exercise: Post exercise, the cardiac output drops fairly rapidly and the peripheral resistance less rapidly increases, this can cause lower BP and higher heart ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
This could be a sign: of many different things. It is nearly impossible to determine your concerns over the internet. Seek a health care professional for evaluation of your ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Mathew
57 years experience Cardiology
50-60 and 100/70: Low heart rate gives enough rest to the heart.. Low healthy b.P gives less strain to blood vessels and the heart.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Blood sugar: Chronic elevated blood sugar generally means diabetes. Diabetes causes kidney disease and resulting high bp.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Umesh Patel
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
Blood Pressure: Stop: Use this link to calculate your ideal weight: http://www.Bmi-calculator.Net/. Lifestyle changes such as losing weight, exercising regularly, decreasin ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Could be.: Very high pulse and low BP is a harbinger of shock. Could also be associated with vasovagal reaction - the typical "swoon." everything needs to be in ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Follow up: If blood pressure is high, you probably need to be seen to see if there is a cause. You should talk with your family practice doctor.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Hypertension : Not enough information to make comments, speak to doctor treating you.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gopinath Upamaka
38 years experience Cardiology
Medication: Medicines are very helpful to lower BP quickly. Diuretics are an example.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
No : Separate processes
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Sure: High blood pressure can cause weight gain if it is tied to water retention. You should see your doctor to see if different medications could be used t ... Read More
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A 69-year-old male asked:
Dr. Praveen Rohatgi
46 years experience Cardiology
Yes: yes
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A female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience Endocrinology
Metabolic syndrome: Hi. Much as I hate the name "metabolic syndrome", it has stuck. It includes obesity, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, a particular type of lipid ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maureen Mays
Specializes in Clinical Lipidology
Depends.........: Depending on a lot of things including age, hydration, medications, fitness, current activity, pain, and many more, pulse and BP can both be high, bot ... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Neo 40 is made: from beet root juice and other natural products. Research shows it to be effective for pre-hypertension. Garlic can also be used, or garlic capsules ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Pyles
32 years experience Addiction Medicine
Possibly : A regular exercise program can help lower blood pressure. Talk to your doctor about an appropriate treatment plan for you based on your history.
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