Low Blood Pressure in Teenagers
Treating Teenagers’ Low Blood Pressure
According to various medical researches and investigations teenagers must have their blood pressure in the 100-145 range which is the systolic blood pressure. If the case is so then it is considered normal. But in case the level goes down at 60-95 it becomes an issue of diastolic blood pressure that is great cause of concern for them. Reason of low blood pressure is many. Worst impact is realized in teenagers.
Medical researchers often explore reason why blood pressure in teenagers goes down rather than remaining normal. Dehydration is one major reason. Interestingly low blood pressure is not considered disease by medical practitioners. As age related volatile attitude is common in adolescents they may have low blood pressure without any concrete reason. But the impact of low blood pressure in teenagers has become so important that we face changed perception. Low blood pressure is highly disturbing now. Also called hypotension, low blood pressure creates sever problems in youngsters.
Though commonly found in teenagers low blood pressure also has several positive effects on the life expectancy of people. Interestingly low blood pressure doesn’t cause any serious problem in teenagers in initial stages hence there are countless youngsters who suffer from it but don’t realize whether they are suffering or not. Its impact is realized on later stages. The situation turns worse when teenagers start suffering from circulatory problems. It happens due to not tracing the level of low blood pressure at right moment.
Symptoms and Side Effects
Though side effects of low blood pressure in youngsters are many most common one is feeling dizziness and lifelessness. Some common symptoms of low blood pressure is feeling tirelessness, lethargic, hands and feet getting cold and body becoming pale etc. Medical reasons and side effects of low blood pressure is eruption of several diseases such as insomnia, sweating, palpitation, tinnitus, rapid pulse and et al. Such are the side effects that make low blood pressure chronic. Though it is not a disease but other diseases that dominate teenagers due to low blood pressure leave worst impact on them.
Prevention and Cure
Taking precautionary steps are major options for keeping low blood pressure in control. The issue becomes serious when teenagers suffer from typical medical condition. Various other diseases can have causal relation with low blood pressure. Such factors have to be understood in prevention. Many internal or infectious diseases become major reason of low blood pressure. Treatment of such diseases would treat low blood pressure too because once causal relation is understood and problem diagnosed other factors get controlled.
Prominent internal diseases that cause low blood pressure is blood loss and bleedings that causes low blood pressure. Wrong medications or improper treatment, pregnancy and excessive lifestyle, consuming alcohol and smoking are some reasons that cause low blood pressure in teenagers.