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Grandma watches fox news all day and gets worried. She already had a stroke. Should she change channels?
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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
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In brief: Worrines & STROKE
Stroke is caused by plaques of cholesterol or uncontrolled hypertenssion.
Anxiety may elevate the blood pressure. Help her encouraging to watch news only one hour a day. Suggest to her to participate c more positive activities like tai chi or otherr exercises like daily walking, involve her in religius meetings (prayer groups or groups helping others. She might need medicines for anxiety if sever.

In brief: Worrines & STROKE
Stroke is caused by plaques of cholesterol or uncontrolled hypertenssion.
Anxiety may elevate the blood pressure. Help her encouraging to watch news only one hour a day. Suggest to her to participate c more positive activities like tai chi or otherr exercises like daily walking, involve her in religius meetings (prayer groups or groups helping others. She might need medicines for anxiety if sever.
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