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Can constant anxiety and stress cause high blood pressure? Does high bp cause the heart to beat harder and is it rare at 24?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Anxiety can cause palpitation.
Need relaxation techniques, exercise, meditation and set out an hour only to worry and stress. See a counselor

In brief: Yes

Anxiety can cause palpitation.
Need relaxation techniques, exercise, meditation and set out an hour only to worry and stress. See a counselor
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology

In brief: Anxiety shows itself

In may ways. Once can mentally obsess over things that frighten the person or do behaviors to keep danger away, e.
g., ritual behaviors, checking and re-checking. Physically there can be heart palpitations, shortness of breath, sweating, sleeplessness, etc. Please go to a mental health professional for support if you think you have an anxiety disorder. See doctor first.

In brief: Anxiety shows itself

In may ways. Once can mentally obsess over things that frighten the person or do behaviors to keep danger away, e.
g., ritual behaviors, checking and re-checking. Physically there can be heart palpitations, shortness of breath, sweating, sleeplessness, etc. Please go to a mental health professional for support if you think you have an anxiety disorder. See doctor first.
Dr. Bernard Seif
Dr. Bernard Seif
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