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Symptoms

One of the problems of hypertension is that there are often no symptoms until our blood pressure is dangerously high. This is why having your blood pressure checked regularly is important.

If you have any of these symptoms go to the clinic or doctor immediately:

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Symptoms

One of the problems of hypertension is that there are often no symptoms until our blood pressure is dangerously high. This is why having your blood pressure checked regularly is important.

If you have any of these symptoms go to the clinic or doctor immediately:

  • Bad headaches;
  • Dizziness;
  • Confusion;
  • Vision problems;
  • Chest pain;
  • Difficulty breathing;
  • Pounding in your chest, neck or ears;
  • Irregular heartbeat;
  • Blood in urine;
  • Tiredness

How would a medical professional test me for high blood pressure? Click here.

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