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What’s the Connection Between Asthma and High Blood Pressure?

If you have been diagnosed with asthma of any kind, you will be given instructions on how to manage it. These instructions may include identifying and avoiding your triggers, taking your medication as prescribed, and adopting dietary and exercise routines that can enhance lung function. In addition to raising your risk of hypertension, medications used to treat one condition can make the other worse. Robert Segal, M.D., a cardiologist, offers some safety tips. Read the article.