Does Beer Cause High Blood Pressure?

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Asked by alexander sesko

Does Beer Cause High Blood Pressure?

Does beer or smoking cause high blood presure?

Answer

Hi Alexander,

Both alcohol and cigarettes contribute to high blood pressure. If you have high blood pressure, discontinuing alcohol consumption and smoking are two ways to lower blood pressure.

Here are some other links that might be useful to you for learning more about blood pressure control:

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All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

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Answered by Lisa Nelson, RD, LN