8 doctors weighed in:

Can lack of sleep increase b.P?

8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: YES

and so do Sleep apnea/ Stress/ anxiety/ coffee/ smoking/ being overweight and sedentary lifestyle as well as a diet high in sodium intake.

In brief: YES

and so do Sleep apnea/ Stress/ anxiety/ coffee/ smoking/ being overweight and sedentary lifestyle as well as a diet high in sodium intake.
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
Thank
Dr. Chris Oh
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Restful sleep is important for healthy body.
Lack of sleep causes many problems such as high bp. For eg people with sleep apnea wake up frequently at night, get little oxygen to the brain and BP is high during day.

In brief: Yes

Restful sleep is important for healthy body.
Lack of sleep causes many problems such as high bp. For eg people with sleep apnea wake up frequently at night, get little oxygen to the brain and BP is high during day.
Dr. Chris Oh
Dr. Chris Oh
Thank
Read more answers from doctors