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Re: [IP] Blood Pressure Question



At 06:53 AM 8/13/02, you wrote:
>Hope someone can help me here. I have noticed that my blood pressure is 
>running
>about 140 over 90 and my doctor doesn't seem concerned.  I am on 40 mg of
>Prinivil (not for elevated blood pressure, but for my kidneys). I have 
>noticed
>the last week that elevated stress levels have elevated my blood pressure.
>Several readings have been in the 150 - 100 range.  I am not feeling the same
>now.
>
>Should I be concerned and if so,  what type of physician can help me?
>
>
>Thanks,
>
>Andy
>J.
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Yes, you should be concerned Andy.  Remember that high blood pressure 
(along with high blood sugars) will lead to kidney disease.  Is this doctor 
your Endo, or just  a GP?

David in Winter Park
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