Is there a higher risk of preterm labor if I have high blood pressure?

No. But you have a higher chance of preterm delivery because induction or c/s may become necc. For medical reasons.

Related Questions

Why high blood pressure is higher in the morning?

Blood presssure. When you're asleep there is less stimulation in the system. When you first awaken there is a tide of stimulation flooding into the consciousness and unconsciousness and this stimulates the BP to rise somewhat.

Out of nowhere my blood pressure was higher than normal today 131/89. I have never suffered from high blood pressure. Am I going to suffer now?

Diagnosing high BP. One high blood pressure measurement does not mean you have hypertension. Relax, and check it again when you are feeling comfortable and have been sitting quietly for at least 5 minutes.