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A 25-year-old male asked:

If u do something extremely hard for 10 sec u should get an instant high blood pressure right?10 pushups and chest and neck feel its gonna explode

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Dr. Tamara Lyday
Family Medicine 15 years experience
No: You should never feel like your head is going to explode. You may have an elevation in blood pressure but should stay within normal parameters.

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