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Burrillville, RI
A 39-year-old female asked:

I have been anxious all day. my blood pressure has been high, at times 136/106 . when i lie down , it's normal. should i be concerned?

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Dr. Russell Chin
Dentistry 46 years experience
Normal range: Although your blood pressure is slightly high it is within normal range. Lying down probably has a calming affect on you. You need to address the cause of your anxiety
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