Study Finds High Blood Pressure May Be Associated with MS Progression

Summary

  • Researchers from Israel looked at risk factors for heart disease in more than 2,000 people with MS, and found that those with hypertension (high blood pressure) were at greater risk for their disability to get worse. However those with hypertension actually took longer to reach certain disability milestones than those who did not have hypertension but who did experience worsening of their MS.
  • Further study is necessary to determine whether hypertension plays any role in causing in disease progression, and whether medicines to treat high blood pressure may…

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