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Can hypertension be cured?
4 doctors weighed in

Dr. Ibrahim Moussa
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: It depends
Some causes of hypertension are reversible, most are not because in 95% of the cases we do not know what causes the development of high blood pressure.
I suggest you read the following article: http://www.Heart.Org/heartorg/conditions/highbloodpressure/preventiontreatmentofhighbloodpressure/prevention-treatment-of-high-blood-pressure_ucm_002054_article.Jsp.

In brief: It depends
Some causes of hypertension are reversible, most are not because in 95% of the cases we do not know what causes the development of high blood pressure.
I suggest you read the following article: http://www.Heart.Org/heartorg/conditions/highbloodpressure/preventiontreatmentofhighbloodpressure/prevention-treatment-of-high-blood-pressure_ucm_002054_article.Jsp.
Dr. Ibrahim Moussa
Dr. Ibrahim Moussa
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Dr. Mark Rasak
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: If its secondary
Hypertension can be primary or essential with treatment but no cure.
Secondary HTN is caused by something like a tumor (adrenal adenoma) or renal artery stenosis (blocked blood suoly to kidney). These can be treated and effect a cure.

In brief: If its secondary
Hypertension can be primary or essential with treatment but no cure.
Secondary HTN is caused by something like a tumor (adrenal adenoma) or renal artery stenosis (blocked blood suoly to kidney). These can be treated and effect a cure.
Dr. Mark Rasak
Dr. Mark Rasak
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Dr. Vasudha Kaushik
Family Medicine
In brief: Paleo diet/low carb
Contrary to popular belief, best way to improve blood pressure, cholesterol, and weight is by completely stopping high carb foods (grains, lentils, potatoes based items).
Also avoid milk protein since it causes insulin resistance. Low carb foods: eggs, fish, meats, vegetables, avocados, some saturated fat (butter, coconut oil), olive oil are very effective. This can help avoid med

In brief: Paleo diet/low carb
Contrary to popular belief, best way to improve blood pressure, cholesterol, and weight is by completely stopping high carb foods (grains, lentils, potatoes based items).
Also avoid milk protein since it causes insulin resistance. Low carb foods: eggs, fish, meats, vegetables, avocados, some saturated fat (butter, coconut oil), olive oil are very effective. This can help avoid med
Dr. Vasudha Kaushik
Dr. Vasudha Kaushik
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