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A 39-year-old female asked:

I have high blood pressure and asthma. my feet swell daily. i also get really tired by midday. is that reason for concern at 39?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Concerning -yes: It sounds like your health is not optimized. When was the last time your health was thoroughly assessed? Talk with your doctor to see if your hypertension and asthma are adequately treated and about what healthy lifestyle choices you can make.
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Dr. Arnold Lentnek
Dr. Arnold Lentnekanswered
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Yes: Feet swelling and fatigue can have many causes, among them simply taking in too much salt. A however, also among them can be congestive heart failure. A little uncommon at age 39, but if present could be very serious Check with your doctor as soon as possible
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Last updated Feb 19, 2021

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