... I've taken my blood pressure almost 31,000 times since 1998. I'd like to share some of my blood pressure readings with others, so that others can compare their results with mine. ... (2 replies)
... Thanks for your post and research, Machaon!
I was wondering....could you please share with us the specifics of your low cal / low carb / high frequency eating diet?
Thanks! (16 replies)
... Anyways, when I last saw my general physician about my anxiety, my blood pressure was elevated. Everytime I even see the blood pressure machine in the docs office, i wig out and start getting extremely anxious. ... (8 replies)
... ghtly over weight, normal alcohol intake and reasonable healthy diet. I feel fine. However, I have a severe anxiety when going to the doctor especially having my blood pressure taken. ... (4 replies)
... Diabetes for over 20 years. About 10 years ago, I was getting a lot weaker and a lot worse. I started taking my blood pressure, at home, and found out, to my great surprise, that I had high blood pressure. I had no idea. ... (23 replies)
... I've taken my blood pressure over 25,000 times, since 1998, or about seven times per day. This morning I ran reports showing my average hourly readings for 2003 and for 2008. ... (16 replies)
... I have to admit that I've become obsessed with taking my blood pressure, especially now that I'm getting mostly healthy readings. I need to get more of a life! ... (22 replies)
... Hi, guys. I just wanted to know if you think I might have low blood pressure. I've never really had problems with high blood pressure, as every time I check, the diastolic number is always "well contained". But sometimes, the numbers are on the low side. ... (1 replies)
... I also have low BP. It's normally around 96/60+ but has been as low as about 83/55. I've read that low BP can be one symptom of hypothyroidism (which you said you have). High cholesterol is also common with hypothyroidism. If you'd already been diagnosed hypothyroid when your BP had been running 125/80, something else is obviously causing it to fall.
Your dizziness,... (6 replies)
... I had difficult to treat, chronically high blood pressure. I also had Heart Failure. ... (13 replies)
... Blood Pressure and heartrate varies all day long. You can take three bp readings in a row and get three different bp readings and three different hr readings. ... (10 replies)
... My GP has recently started treating my high blood pressure with ramipril after a 24hr blood pressure test showed my BP to be around the 165-175/95-105 mark.
I started on 1.25mg for a month which reduced my BP a little at first but towards the end of the 4 wk period it seemed less effective. My GP increased the dose to 2.5 which immediately (same day) reduced my BP to a... (3 replies)
... Hi everyone,
It seems that I have a problem with concentration, neither multi-vitamins nor Vit.B Complex can solve it. I tried Ginseng before and WOW I can study for 16 hours a day, but next day my bp spikes to over 160/110.
We have Ginkgo Biloba in my country but the strength of the tablets are 40mg or 240mg only.
I'm using a product now that contains
Each film... (2 replies)
... I've taken my blood pressure over 26,000 times, since 1998, or about seven times per day. ... (2 replies)
... I had by right hip replaced at the end of April. I have always had low blood pressure (about 100/70). When I came home from in-patient rehab, my blood pressure was about 125/70. The nurse said she thought it was due to the pain I was in. I just had a physical 2 weeks ago (about the middle of September) and my blood pressure was 140/80!! I've never had it that high. I... (1 replies)
... Be sure and check with your doc about that aspirin. It could cause slight stomach bleeds that are asymptomatic, but that combined with the blood loss from your periods could cause iron deficiency or anemia. ... (8 replies)
... and although totally scarred that it'll give me a sky high reading I have taken on the challenge and tested it just now and i got a reading of 125 over 83. with figs like this i'll have no problem recording my bp daily. ... (8 replies)
... hi! first off im 23 with just frequent pvc's no underlining. I take varapamil 120mg everynight before bed. i do eat unhealthy, last 4 nights included, i dont drink beer or anything and i dont smoke. so heres my issue.
Tonight i went into a Target store with my GF and my friend, after about 10 min of walking around i stoped to play a handheld game in there electronics... (9 replies)
... Well, I exercise an hour daily. I eat right too.
My problem was the reverse of what you just mentioned: I started out with a BP of 123/83. But, instead of leaving it alone at that, I had to take more readings until I worried myself to an extreme 170/95!!
Then, I think about it all day! This is driving me crazy! I hate living like this. Maybe it's time I take some anxiety... (12 replies)
... s any indicator, then I probably have higher bp while my muscles are in this tense state. I'm wondering if a muscle relaxant would do the same thing for me as a blood pressure pill. ... (4 replies)