Blood pressure connected to eye health in young children

Medical X-Press – Staff Writer

Young children with narrow retinal artery diameters were more likely to develop higher blood pressure, and children with higher blood pressure levels were more likely to develop retinal microvascular impairment during early childhood, according to a new study published today in Hypertension, an American Heart Association journal. This is the first study to show this connection in children.

Read More

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *