Physical Activity


Side Effects of Exercise

  • Excessive increments in blood pressure
  • Exercise induced orthostatic hypotension
  • Increased protein excreted in urine
  • Hypoglycaemia
  • Foot ulcers
  • Accelerated degeneration of joints
  • Higher intensity resistance exercise increase in blood pressure that might cause stoke, myocardial infarction or retinal bleeds in middle-aged or older people at risk for cardiovascular disease. 

Physical Activity


Side Effects of Exercise

  • Excessive increments in blood pressure
  • Exercise induced orthostatic hypotension
  • Increased protein excreted in urine
  • Hypoglycaemia
  • Foot ulcers
  • Accelerated degeneration of joints
  • Higher intensity resistance exercise increase in blood pressure that might cause stoke, myocardial infarction or retinal bleeds in middle-aged or older people at risk for cardiovascular disease.