Blood pressure control is vital for so many different reasons. In today’s article, HealthDay News focuses on the benefits and costs of stroke patients. It touches on the fact that bleeding in the brain is one of the major side effects of doing so but may offset blood pressure as a whole. It discusses a study recently done but does not go into details about said study or link to the study directly. Please always consult your doctor when it comes to your blood pressure.
“more intensive blood pressure control than is currently recommended has the potential to make [clot-busting] treatment safer, by reducing the risk of serious bleeding in the brain.”