goody! goody! gumdrops !....i guess i am in good shape....... i take blood pressure meds .....i knew one day they would pay off ...wasn't sure but i knew there was a reason ......fucking eh!!!!!....nice job ......had to get an artificial heart valve to get them though .......but hey !!!!!!...somethings got to give ....might just save my life .......
Coronavirus latest news: Blood pressure medication can lower the risk of death from Covid-19
Medication for high blood pressure lowers the risk of becoming seriously ill or dying from Covid-19 by one third, a study suggests.
Researchers from the University of East Anglia studied 28,000 patients taking antihypertensives, a class of drugs used to treat high blood pressure.
They found that the risk of severe Covid-19 illness and death fell by one third for people taking Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme inhibitors (ACEi) or Angiotensin Receptor Blockers (ARB) .
Lead researcher Dr Vassilios Vassiliou, from the University of East Anglia's Norwich Medical School, said: “We found that there was a significantly lower risk of death and critical outcomes, so they might in fact have a protective role, particularly in patients with hypertension