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A Question for Your Doctor

December 2, 2011

If you or your child has high blood pressure and chronic kidney disease, you should read my post today at Scientific American on a study in adult patients. Moving at least one blood pressure medication to bedtime slashed the risk of death and heart disease in these patients with no bad effect on blood pressure control.

Taking a medication at bedtime is easy and low-risk and something to discuss with your physician.

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