Welcome to Dr Warrick's Podcast Channel. Warrick is a practising cardiologist and author with a passion for improving care by helping patients understand their heart health through education work believes educated patients get the best health care to discover and understand the latest approaches and technology in heart care and how this might apply to you or someone you love.
Hi, my name is Dr Warrick Bishop and welcome to my Healthy Heart Minute. Today, I'd like to talk a bit about blood pressure. Super important, and if we think about blood pressure, it is literally the work that the heart has to do. Every beat is against the blood pressure in the system. And I often say to people, if we think about our blood pressure has the pressure within an irrigation system then we can easily understand that blood pressure is the wear and tear on the pipes, it's the wear and tear on the pump, it's the wear and tear on the filters. And so blood pressure is really closely linked to stroke, heart attack, cardiac failure, atrial fibrillation, and renal failure. So how low do you go? In my opinion, as low as you can tolerate without symptoms,
I've put together a podcast on that very topic and it's just below. So if you'd like to have a listen and get more information, please click on the link and have a listen. Till next time, of course, I wish you the very best. Take care and bye for now.
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