Effect of time induced stress in blood pressure

Subeeksha.V.S and Jothi Priya

Aim: To research on the effect of time induced stress in blood pressure
Background: The body produces a surge of hormones when one is in a stressful situation. These hormones temporarily increase the blood pressure by causing the heart to beat faster and the blood vessels to narrow.
Reason: This research is to create awareness on short term stress related spikes in the blood pressure up over time may put one, at a risk of developing long term high blood pressure
Results: The individuals had temporary increase of the blood pressure which indicates prehypertension.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.24327/ijcar.2017.3375.0277