More Ask the Doctors - High Blood Pressure

Ask The Doctors: June 2015

I’m going to begin chemotherapy soon for multiple myeloma. I’m also a heart attack survivor with two...

Ask The Doctors: March 2014

I’m an 83-year-old man who experiences extreme fluctuations in my blood pressure (BP). It gets up to 190/90 at...

Ask The Doctors: March 2013

My diastolic blood pressure recently fell from around 70 mmHg into the 40s. I am taking the lowest dose of amlodipine...

Ask The Doctors: September 2012

Although silent heart attacks are unusual, they happen in enough people (including your brother) to make them worth...

Ask The Doctors: May 2012

Whether or not you should get surgery for your leaking bioprosthetic aortic valve depends on more factors than just...

Ask The Doctors: February 2012

A document known as the JNC-7 is our main set of guidelines for blood pressure therapy. It defines normal blood...

Ask The Doctors: May 2010

 Subscribers OnlyAnalysis of data from a large trial has suggested that there is a slightly increased risk of blood clot formation in...