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I am 21, suffer from severe anxiety and in turn, usually have high blood pressure because of it. Is this related?

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Dr. Anne Sagalyn
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Might be

Anxiety can increase blood pressure but in someone so young, you should rule out other sources of high bp.
See your doc.

In brief: Might be

Anxiety can increase blood pressure but in someone so young, you should rule out other sources of high bp.
See your doc.
Dr. Anne Sagalyn
Dr. Anne Sagalyn
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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine

In brief: High blood pressure

Yes. Causes of high blood pressure can be physical or emotional or a combination of the two.
See your doctor about what is causing your high blood pressure so you can get proper treatment.

In brief: High blood pressure

Yes. Causes of high blood pressure can be physical or emotional or a combination of the two.
See your doctor about what is causing your high blood pressure so you can get proper treatment.
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Dr. Albert Pizzo
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