• KickServe KickServe
    December 21, 2009
    Diagnosed with hypertension - I disagree with my Doctor - Help!!
    KickServe KickServe
    December 21, 2009

    My doctor diagnosed me with hypertension the day after I was layed off from my job in February.  He said it was no big deal 141/85 give or take a a number or two.  This was my third reading in this range but all of them have been during periods of exhaustion due to insomnia (I have lingering sleep issues from working a night shift for years). I doesn't seem to me that a doctor can make an accurate diagnosis of hypertension during periods of extreme stress or illness.  As a result of the diagnosis I now have insurance problems.  Do I have options? 

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