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What's so bad about high blood pressure? Is it really that harmful?
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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes over years
Over years and decades untreated blood pressure can cause heart attack, stroke, chf, and kidney failure as well as blindness.

In brief: Yes over years
Over years and decades untreated blood pressure can cause heart attack, stroke, chf, and kidney failure as well as blindness.
Dr. Mark Stern
Dr. Mark Stern
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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: For sure!
Pandora, it is truly like opening pandora's box! it the leading cause of congestive heart failure, stroke, atrial fibrillation, and kidney failure.
It is a major risk factor for heart attack and eye disease. Yes, it's a very treatable and preventable factor and it's control has been instrumental in prolonging our life expectancy in the 20th century!

In brief: For sure!
Pandora, it is truly like opening pandora's box! it the leading cause of congestive heart failure, stroke, atrial fibrillation, and kidney failure.
It is a major risk factor for heart attack and eye disease. Yes, it's a very treatable and preventable factor and it's control has been instrumental in prolonging our life expectancy in the 20th century!
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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