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Overweight having headache. Elevated blood pressure. Will I have a stroke?

Hi i am 33 years old weigh approximately 77kg height 155cm or just under 5ft I have had a head ache for the past 3 days, my husband ( who is a paramedic ) took my blood pressure a little while ago said it was 180/90 I know I should be worried but my biggest concern is that I will have a stroke what symptoms should I look out for?
Asked On : Thu, 9 Aug 2012
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Cardiologist 's  Response
Hi,get yourself thoroughly evaluated by a Physician at the earliest.If you have have consistent headache,nausea,vomiting,weakness of limbs,seizures,giddiness,blackouts,sudden fall-these are all signs and symptoms of stroke.To begun with consult a doctor-get all baseline investigations done to rule out hypertension and any end organ damage-if your tests and examination are normal then you need not worry.Get your BP measured twice a day when you are relaxed- in morning and evening at home for a week and note down the readings in a diary.If these are persistently high consult your doctor again and he will advise you either life style modifications or anti-hypertensives medications depending on your BP.No need to panic,with timely intervention and some discipline from your side you shall be doing well.Hope this information is useful to you.All the best and wish you good health always.
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Acupressure Specialist Dr. A.K.Sangal,M.D (Acu.&Mag.)'s  Response
if you believe in acupressure and magnetotheray, use half glass of water charged with south pole magnet four time a day to controlthe B.P. and try to reduce the weight to 65 kg. by using acupressure plate and twister. eat vegitable and fruits only for 7 days and see diff. in Wt.
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