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What causes high blood pressure by AllAboutHealth Posted Wed 03 Nov 2010 2:21am High blood pressure is often known as ‘the silent killer’ because it doesn’t cause any obvious symptoms but can cause kidney failure, stokes or a heart attack. The Blood Pressure Association charity estimates that 40% of strokes could be avoided if people got their blood pressure checked regularly. High blood pressure occurs if the heart has t ... Read on »
Can Memory Problems Be Caused By High Blood Pressure? by Bob T. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Sat 29 Aug 2009 10:03pm A recent article on the ScienceDaily website quotes research from the August 25, 2009, print issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology that suggests “that people with high diastolic blood pressure, which is the bottom number of a blood pressure reading, were more likely to have cognitive impairment, or problems w ... Read on »
How Does PKD Cause High Blood Pressure by Pkd Z. Facebook Posted Sat 14 Dec 2013 8:30am   Some PKD patients complain their blood pressure increases quickly after the diagnosis of kidney problem. PKD (Polycystic Kidney Disease) is a genetic kidney disorder that characterized by lots of fluid collection in kidney. So will it elevate blood pressure? And how does PKD cause high blood pressure? ... Read on »
Lack of Deep Sleep Can Cause High Blood Pressure by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor Posted Tue 13 Sep 2011 3:30am Here’s another article which confirms what we already know: That lack of deep sleep can cause high blood pressure. We’ve known for years that sleep fragmentation can increase your adrenaline response at night during sleep, preventing the normal lowering of your blood pressure during sleep. Not having this “dipping” phenomenon is tied to having  ... Read on »
Lack of Deep Sleep (From Sleep Apnea) Can Cause High Blood Pressure by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor Posted Fri 02 Sep 2011 7:20am If you don’t sleep well or are sleep deprived, you know what that feels like: you’re more likely to be unenergetic, unfocused, unproductive, and unmotivated. Lack of sleep in general is already an epidemic in this country, and there are studies that show that lack of specific stages of sleep can contribute to certain types of symptoms. Sleep de ... Read on »
Will Kidney Cyst Cause High Blood Pressure by Pkd Z. Facebook Posted Tue 11 Feb 2014 9:16am Kidney cyst is a group of cysts on kidney’s surface. As the disease progresses, a series of symptoms will occur. However, will kidney cyst cause high blood pressure? Read on »
Less Sleep Can Cause High Blood Pressure by Linda Posted Wed 10 Jun 2009 12:00am Do you get enough sleep? Study after study is showing how important sleep is to our bodies and our mind. Researchers at the University of Chicago just completed a study that suggests getting less sleep leads to higher blood pressure. A five year study of adults aged 33-45 showed that participants who had less sleep and lower quality sleep were ... Read on »
Low Level Exposure to Lead Can Cause High Blood Pressure (among other problems) by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted Thu 14 May 2009 4:59pm The U.S. Center for disease control sets a limit for “safe” exposure to lead at anything below the 10 micrograms per deciliter threshold. There has been mounting evidence that adverse health effects in children are caused at a much lower levels. Back when I testified at the Vermont Legislature in support of a Lead in Children’s Products Bi ... Read on »
Beta Blogger Is A Leading Cause Of High Blood Pressure by Rayne Mazur Patient Expert Posted Mon 15 Jun 2009 6:29pm I've been trying to leave Flossy-P comments and you know what???? The stupid comment thing doesn't connect at all on one and on the other...on the other...oh! this is just too much! On the one that does pop up? You know the little verification letters you are supposed to type in to prove you are a real live breathing human? THEY ARE NOT THERE! ... Read on »
What would cause high blood pressure in a child? by Dr. Gabe M. Medical Doctor Posted Wed 01 Oct 2008 8:12pm Unlike high blood pressure in adults, doctors can almost always find the cause of hypertension in a child: kidney disease, blocked blood vessels, hormone abnormalities, pinching of the main blood vessels, or obesity. Many children with untreated high blood pressure have evidence of heart damage called left ventricular hypertrophy. The incidence ... Read on »