Wednesday
Jun012011

Blood Pressure Medication or Not

"I've been told my blood pressure is borderline high. It averages 140/90. Do I need medication?"
“When I was a student in the late 1970’s, a blood pressure of 140/90 was indeed considered 'borderline'. However, as borne out by recent data, these figures are clearly in the abnormal range; therefore predisposing these individuals to future heart attacks & strokes. Such a level needs to be treated.”

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