... 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)
... I am 19 years old. I am fairly active, i walk probably half a mile a day at least and play sports somewhat often.
I am sorry for the length of this, I am just really desperate for any help anyone can provide so ill tell everything I can about my situation.
I have never had high BP to my knowledge, I had it checked fairly often until I was about 18 1/2. I didnt have it... (0 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)
Thanks for your help :), but I got to the actual problem. It's the weaning off Effexor, I have headaches and I feel so bad. I think it will take some time, my exams are next week :(. Anyway, I will not wean off Xanax 0.5mg until I finish my exams. I think I became addicted to this drug :(.
Anyway, I took my blood pressure 3 times yesterday and it was 126/84 -... (6 replies)
... It is a well known fact that pain will elevate your blood pressure. I don't know the mechanics of it. ... (6 replies)
... Few days my nephew gave me a nice action computer game, I liked it so I spent few hours daily playing it. I found that my blood pressure is higher and I am worry more than I normally do. Should I limit my fun time, playing this game, to 1 hour daily? ... (6 replies)
... Well, when I told my dentist that I had a history of high blood pressure she decided to take my bp at the dentist office. ... (10 replies)
... I have had an ablation for AF. I noticed my BP readings different for both arms - for example
BP L P BP R P
138/82 82 156/93 73
136/74 66 143/88 68
139/82 67 153/89 70
134/78 73 151/88 77
124/83 69 149/82 73
141/81 73 148/84 82 (2 replies)
... hi all i have thyriod disorder and i went to a new dr friday my b/p was 160/106 then i tested it again sat it was 140/117 the i ended up going to er cause i got scared and had a panic attack it read 178/84 today i checked it twice 1st one was 140/124 then 2nd one was 134/117 heartrate is under 100 its between 95-99 should i be worried iam calling my dr tomorrow about this.iam... (3 replies)
... thank you MoskokaMommy, I really appreciate that. I just worry too much that something bad will happen to me. I dont know why I have the fast heart beat. I mean like today I started monitoring my pregnancy bp, and I am trying to monitor my bp morning and night. Once I take my bp med, it goes down, throughout the day, it goes back up. I just took my bp, and low and behold, it... (8 replies)
... I think your BP has to be a lot higher than your numbers before you actually feel symptoms. That's why HBP is called the silent killer. This is most likely some sort of inner ear thing. I would go to the doctor as soon as you can to ease your mind. BTW - Anxiety can make you dizzy and spike your BP too!! (5 replies)
... Maybe I can try to help you here. I am not a doc whatsoever but some of my symptoms are very much like yours. I too feel pressure in my head at certain times of the day most usually when I get spikes or jumps in blood pressure in the 140,s or occassionaly 150's if it should happen. ... (5 replies)
... pressure in my head, I have started looking into blood pressure problems. Today I went to the Drug Store and tested my own blood pressure 4 times in a row. The first one was immediatedly after walking from the parking lot and sitting down, and it dropped each time I tested it. ... (5 replies)
... I've taken my blood pressure almost 31,000 times since 1998. ... (6 replies)
... yr old female. I was recently diagnosed with high blood pressure about 1 month ago, when I went to my PCP from having a fast heartrate. ... (3 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)
... Thanks flowergirl :D, I always pass my exams with good grades ;).
Michael (6 replies)
... You are right, of course. I forgot you'd planned to quit the Effexor. Good for you! :)
Good luck with your exams. I hope you pass with flying colors!
flowergirl (6 replies)
... No dear, nothing has changed :(. I still exercise as I do before, it's only one thing I was doing a tricep extension with 9 pounds dumbbells and I hyperextended my arms. It gives me a very little pain and I can extend it with no pain at all, but I'm uncomfortable and worry about it because when I fully bend my arm my elbow gives some sound. I think it's a strain or sprain in... (6 replies)