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... with a pulse reading of 106. His bp is usually high for his age but I am concerned. ... (2 replies)
... Were you worried when the doctor was taking your BP? Being worried can for sure raise your blood pressure to 140s/70s easily. I'm only 17 years old myself and I was just in the docs office and when he took my BP it was 143/74, but I was really worried (I always am anxious about my BP when someone is taking it...). I get so worried I can actually feel my heart pounding on my... (7 replies)
... Caffeine and smoking are huge causes of high blood pressure, so your bp medications have to fight twice as hard to get over the effects of the caffeine and the smoking. ... (4 replies)

... r worse. I can't help but have this weird thought that I have either a heart problem or a lung problem. But I dunno... Still, I have very concerned about my high blood pressure. ... (2 replies)
... ushed it off as just being nervous about being in the doctors office. I was recently diagnosed with ADD and prescribed 18mg of Concerta every morning, but I had high blood pressure before I was on medication. ... (0 replies)
... Update on my 17 year old son. Our doctor now wants us to take his blood pressure readings at home as he believes his high numbers were due to white coat syndrome. I had him bring the home monitor in to school nurse to calibrate and both machines read equal numbers. ... (12 replies)
... There is an excellent source of info on hypertension in children and adolescents, try looking up "the fourth report on high blood pressure" you should be able to find it. ... (12 replies)
... My son has high blood pressure. ... (12 replies)
... r even before but we don't have a history of heart disease in the family except my mother, she has a heart condition but she's doing fine and it's not related to High BP. I'm now 24 and I can say that I'm doing fine with my condition. Your son needs to understand the importance of controlling his blood pressure. ... (12 replies)
... our dr. is very concerned since his bp readings done by the school nurse since his physical three days ago are also high. My husband did not have high blood pressure prior to major heart attack five years ago. Our son plays ice hockey, works out, and is in great shape. ... (12 replies)
... I had the blood test done after the appointment with the cardiologist and will be discussing the results with her this Thursday. ... (29 replies)
... Everything in the literature says that is a stiffening of arteries in old age. ... (29 replies)
... man im 17 and have what i feel to be high blood pressure 155/97 avg do you have problems getting a hardon i have recently and wonder if it is related later jeff (50 replies)
... My own personal opinion is that "average" diastolic blood pressure is healthiest near 70 and is less healthy as the average increases from 70. That said, an "average" diastolic blood pressure near 80 is still pretty damn good! ... (5 replies)
... I would strongly disagree...I think sleep is the underlying issue here. By treating the sleep disorders, you improve your mental health AND reduce your blood pressure. So if you really are concerned about your health and well being, get an appointment to see a sleep specialist! ... (2 replies)
... and put your mind at ease. If you do have a sleep problem, it could be contributing to your anxiety, not to mention your blood pressure. ... (2 replies)
... Hi, I am 17 years old. I suffer from GAD and panic disorder. ... (2 replies)
... to 4 hours of sleep a night and they did this for 6 consecutive nights. What they found was that the blood pressure, the blood sugar, and the memory loss of these men increased to levels typically found in 60 year old people! ... (13 replies)
... Yes I was very scared when I was that young with High BP but that made me more worry and it didn't help me to control my blood pressure. ... (12 replies)
... If it makes anyone feel better, I'm a 17 year old male at a healthy weight and my BP gets into the upper 130s lower 140s sometimes when I first sit down and test... ... (10 replies)

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