... 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).
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BP L P BP R P
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136/74 66 143/88 68
139/82 67 153/89 70
134/78 73 151/88 77
124/83 69 149/82 73
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... 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.
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