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Reply: How can I lower my blood pressure?
I am worried as my bp keeps going up every time I take it Exactly. Some people are...More
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Reply: High Blood Pressure Question
Yes, anxiety can have a big effect on blood pressure. You might want to try some...More
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Reply: Blood pressure spike at night
1. Spikes in BP, in general, not just at night, have been reported to be cause by adrenal...More
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Reply: Amlodipine 5mg, good or bad?
Calcium channel blockers, ACEinhibtors/ARBlockers, and diuretics are the first choice of...More
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Reply: Beta blocker for hypertension
Beta blockers used to be the go-to med for high blood pressure. But the current guidelines...More
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Reply: Hypertension, low potassium, low magnesium and som...
Most case of high BP are unknown. But some are secondary to other conditions. Two commons...More
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Reply: Good,or Bad
Bp between 115/75 to 120/80 is considered ideal. Between 120/80 to 139/89 is...More
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Reply: Lisinopril
There are a number of different classes of BP meds. The more common ones are ACE...More
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Reply: Tips for someone just Diagnosed with High Blood Pr...
Lose weight, even a small amount can help. As much as possible eliminate processed and...More
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Reply: How Inaccurate Is Automated Blood Pressure Monitor...
It does not matter how accurate that you feel that you home monitor is. Rather what is...More
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