Problem

Abnormal blood pressure

Other Names:
Impairments of blood pressure control
Incidence:
People may be "salt sensitive" - meaning their blood pressure fluctuates greatly according to how much salt is in the body. The tendency to then develop high blood pressure may carry as high a risk of early death as the people who have high blood pressure for other reasons.
Narrower Problems:
Hypertension
Low blood pressure
Strategies:
Being on a diet
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
20.03.2001 – 00:00 CET