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From last month am never release during sex after 5 mint my deck lump what should I do doc give me vigra m scare to cos my high blood pressure?

From last month am never release during sex after 5 mint my deck lump what should I do doc give me vigra m scare to cos my high blood pressure?

Please...: Would you please rewrite the question so i may understand what you really want to mean better? I'm ready to help you if the question is reasonably clear and to the point. Thank you and best wish. ...Read more

Dr. Andrew Berry
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Hypertension (Definition)

A blood pressure reading has two numbers: a systolic blood pressure and a diastolic blood pressure. The systolic blood pressure is the maximum pressure the blood exerts on the vessels when the heart is beating. The diastolic blood pressure is the pressure the blood exerts on the vessels in between heartbeats. Hypertension, or high blood pressure, begins when the systolic blood pressure remains above 140 or when the diastolic blood pressure remains above 90. Hypertension can be a result of increased blood flow through vessels or increased resistance to ...Read more


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A doctor says heavy exercise during night (after working entire day) is harmful, increases risk of heart & high blood pressure. Is it true?

A doctor says heavy exercise during night (after working entire day) is harmful, increases risk of heart & high blood pressure. Is it true?

Don't think so.: Exercise seems to have beneficial effects irrespective of timing. Sometimes exercise late in the day can cause insomnia, but if it is not a problem for you then i would continue. ...Read more

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I m diagnosed with high blood pressure recently n my doc prescribed me a tablet daily. Want to know can I continue tht tablet during pregnancy?

I m diagnosed with high blood pressure recently n my doc prescribed me a tablet daily. Want to know can I continue tht tablet during pregnancy?

Depends: It depends on which medication it is. Some blood medications are well tried and presumed safe during pregnancy. There are also some medications that are known to be dangerous during pregnancy. Talk to your doctor about the medication prescribed and your pregnancy. Good luck. ...Read more

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What to do if I have high blood pressure during pregenancy?

What to do if I have high blood pressure during pregenancy?

See your ob: Need to see your OB asap. VERY important to control blood pressure during pregnancy for you and your unborn child. Regular exersice (30-60 min, 5x/wk) Watch your diet (salt, processed foods, sodium) If on med for BP by your OB....take it.... Regular (even weekly at times) OB visits. Good Luck. ...Read more

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What doctor should I see for high blood pressure? I am 22 and have never bothered to test this.

What doctor should I see for high blood pressure? I am 22 and have never bothered to test this.

Family doctor: All family doctors are trained to handle high blood pressure - see one who is convenient, in your network (if that applies), and who is recommended by your friends for being kind. ...Read more

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I don't have high blood pressure. I will talk to my regular doctor ?

I don't have high blood pressure. I will talk to my regular doctor ?

Not sure: I assume this is in fact an answer in reply to a response a HealthTap doctor completed. If so, ignore me. If not, it's unclear what you are asking. ...Read more

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Hello Doctor, I had an episode where I felt irregular heartbeat followed by dizziness and high blood pressure?

Hello Doctor, I had an episode where I felt irregular heartbeat followed by dizziness and high blood pressure?

See a doctor: IK do not know the circumstances surrounding this episode but you should be checked out by a physician. Especially given the elevation in your blood pressure ...Read more

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Recently, my mom has been told by her doctor that she has high blood pressure. She gets really sleepy a lot and she can't really function. I'm worried?

Recently, my mom has been told by her doctor that she has high blood pressure. She gets really sleepy a lot and she can't really function. I'm worried?

This may be more : Than blood pressure. See if you can get her to return to her doctor for evaluation of her medications, doses, and other possible causes for her tiredness. Thanks for looking out for her! ...Read more

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What should I ask my doctor about my high blood pressure?

What should I ask my doctor about my high blood pressure?

See below: 1-What can you do to control hypertension with non-pharmacological means. He will tell you about advantages of diet (low calories and low sodium, wight loss and exercise. 2- Help you find medicines without side effects for you. 3- How to protect end organ damage from Hypertension (kidneys, heart, arteries, brain) On your end of the deal: do not forget the importance of ABSOLUTE compliance. ...Read more

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Has any doctor used taurine to treat high blood pressure? I am taking 1000 mg a day and my BP has dropped from 150/95 to 130/85.

Has any doctor used taurine to treat high blood pressure?  I am taking 1000 mg a day and my BP has dropped from 150/95 to 130/85.

No: The national institutes of health center for complementary and alternative medicine notes it's used for diabetic neuropathic pain. The epocrates alternative medicine database has no listing. Scanning the web, there are no credible claims that it lowers bp. I suspect that you are a victim of population bias in your research: your study group only consists of 1 person and i suspect few measurements. ...Read more

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My mom has high blood pressure but she says she feels okay and she doesn't wanna go to the doctor what should I do?

My mom has high blood pressure but she says she feels okay and she doesn't wanna go to the doctor what should I do?

Untreated HBP: It is difficult to have people go to a physician if they feel nothing is wrong with them. Education is the key to get your mom to see a physician. Hbp is not called a "silent killer" for nothing. Untreated, it leads to strokes, kidney and heart failure. Most BP medicines do not have serious side effects and have no adverse effects on patients. Try to modify any risk factors such as obesity. ...Read more

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Dr. James Chapman
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


Dr. Mark Pack
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Blood Pressure (Definition)

Blood pressure is a measurement of the force placed on the blood vessels and is comprised of the "systolic" pressure (the top number on a blood pressure meter) which is the peak pressure when the heart is pumping, and the "diastolic" pressure (the bottom number on a blood pressure meter) which is the pressure during the resting phase ...Read more