Quoting Shelby Chappell:" well, if your BP stays up high there could be some not fun symptoms and health problems. There is the ... [snip!] ... My BP went down pretty much instantly after giving birth and all the symptoms and things i had went away after delivery"
Oh, wow, that sounds scary! Glad your baby came out healthy and everything went good for you. I haven't had any physical symptoms like that yet, that's why my midwife isn't too worried right now and just told me to watch my sodium intake. (it's so hard to do!)