Wednesday, 29 August 2007

Fluctuating blood pressure: Should you be concerned?

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Many people experience a rise in blood pressure in the morning, which steadily declines throughout the day and steadies out overnight. Is this normal, and should you be concerned? Research has shown that the greater the difference between your blood pressure readings throughout the day, the more likely you are to suffer from a stroke.

If you suspect your blood pressure might fluctuate throughout the day, you might want to consider investing in a device that monitors your blood pressure throughout the day. Once you've established how much your blood pressure changes, you can talk to your doctor about preventing a stroke.

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