Is kidney disease causing my high blood pressure?

Answer On One Hand: Secondary Hypertension due to Kidney DiseaseKidney disease may be causing your high blood pressure. The kidneys are responsible for excreting sodium when levels are elevated. When the ... Read More »

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Is pethidine causing my high blood pressure?

On One Hand: Not if Taken as PrescribedPethidine (meperidine) is more commonly known as Demerol and is an opioid analgesic used to treat moderate to severe pain in most patients. When prescribed by... Read More »

How exactly does high blood pressure cause kidney failure?

The Kidneys contain a part called the Glomerulus that is the filter part of the kidney it is made up of thousands of microscopic blood vessels like capillaries. When you B/P is to high or stays sli... Read More »

How does high blood pressure cause heart disease?

High blood pressure and heart disease are indelibly linked in our culture. Both are primary health concerns, and both have specific causes and symptoms. You should be aware of what they are and how... Read More »

What kind of lawyer do I need to help me with a sugar pill causing me to get kidney disease?

Questions about sugar pills and kidney disease raise questions about why the pill was taken, presence of diabetes or high blood pressure, diagnosis and dietary practices of the plaintiff or complai... Read More »