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Q: I have periodic spikes in my blood pressure. I just started a water fast; could that have an effect on my blood pressure?

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10/ 4/10 5:36pm

Hi Tmhunarden,


Yes, a water fast can have a direct impact on blood pressure levels. Dehydration may cause low blood pressure. I recommend consulting your physician to determine if a water fast before continuing the water fast.


All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

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