... I am so like you when it comes to blood pressure. Originally at home it was good then at doctors it is high so I wonder if I do have high blood pressure. Then I try again at home and now that is high too!? ... (14 replies)
... Moved my post from another thread to this thread. Hoping someone can help.
Is this thread still "open" for a question?
I am 75 year old male and happened to take blood pressure past few nights (around 7 PM) and notice it was quite high (around 150/98).
Early in the morning (8 AM - 109/76) it is normal and during daytime it is normal. And then it goes quite high in the... (13 replies)
... My blood pressure averages have gone higher since I increased the calories in my diet. For me, it's that simple. Reduce calories to reduce blood pressure. Increase calories to increase blood pressure. ... (6 replies)
... As can be seen I was able to survive YEARS of Heart Failure and very unhealthy blood pressure and I still have a good quality of life, although somewhat restricted in what I can do. ... (16 replies)
... my blood pressure has been great i monitor everyday and with the heat wave here its running a bit higher than normal (normal for me 125/70) with the heat and humidity 136/78
i work in non ac areas some i'm heat stressed up! (4 replies)
... Lately, though, my blood pressure seems to have been rising. ... (1 replies)
... Does anyone know if just having a cold could raise blood pressure? ... (3 replies)
... My doc has a way of looking at the sodium in the blood and knows if one is getting to much. ... (53 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)
... because of slowdown of blood flow? ... (6 replies)
... I have still been monitoring my bp. As a teacher, I have been on break for the past 10 days. Until break my bp was erratic. I'd wake up and my bp was around 140/87 then I would take my hydrochlorot and it would go to 176/106. If I took a xnax, it would drop to 136/97. I began reading up on high bp. In the meantime, my bp would fluctuate from 144/91 to 160/90 uusing the... (12 replies)
... Maybe it does for younger people; I don't know. (I've read that older people, especially, often have BP which goes down considerably after meals. Whether that means that younger people's usually just goes down a little, stays the same, or goes up they didn't say.) All I know is that I've checked mine before and after meals a number of times and it usually goes down at least... (20 replies)
... I looked back randomly over my bp log and found the following:
On 10/25/1999, my average bp for the day was 145/90.
On 10/26/1999, I ate a large dinner of Chinese food, which is very salty. After the meal, my BPs were 133/79 at 7:52pm, 129/81 at 9:29pm and 143/87 at 11:10pm. My average bp for the day was 136/84.
On 10/27/1999, the next day, my readings were 143/90... (53 replies)
... Around two years ago I had a fever and went to my doctors who noticed my blood pressure was high. ... (7 replies)
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... out that Vitamin D acts like an ACE med, but is natural and safe. I'm not sure about the dose needed but I think 10,000IU daily. Do some research on vit D and blood pressure. ... (10 replies)
... Granted I've had plenty of ECG's, blood tests, worn a holter monitor for 24 hours, had an ECHO test, etc. ... (5 replies)
... I have been having blood pressure spikes for a few years now that seem intermittent, and usually occur the 1st initial time the cuff is placed around my arm and inflated. ... (10 replies)
... Systolic Range for the year ran from 101 to 207, Diastolic from 64 to 124, based on 3,599 blood pressure readings. ... (35 replies)
... These have been my blood pressure averages since starting Coreg 12. ... (51 replies)