A 29-year-old male asked:
Can lack of sleep increase b.p?
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Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Yes: Restful sleep is important for healthy body. Lack of sleep causes many problems such as high bp. For eg people with sleep apnea wake up frequently at night, get little oxygen to the brain and BP is high during day.
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