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... Hi, I've had high blood pressure for many years, it's kept under control with medication but I keep an eye on it by taking readings every week or so. ... (7 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)
... This is my first post so forgive me if I ramble on. A couple of years ago I started going through menopause and my dr. put me on HRT. This caused my blood pressure to shoot up - 248/125! When I went for my appointment, he did an EKG and said he had seen something suspicious and sent me directly to the ER via an ambulance. After tests in the ER, it was determined it was all... (15 replies)

... No kidding. I typically "have" to eat in the middle of the night. I was supposed to have a fasting blood test last Tuesday morning. ... (18 replies)
... If your BP is 138/82 on meds, it would no doubt go up into the hypertensive range without meds, so it doesn't sound to me like you are ready to go off meds. If you don't have a good home monitor, get one. That will give you a much better idea of what your usual resting BP is. I didn't consider reducing my medication until my usual resting systolic was around 125 with... (5 replies)
... Thank you for your advice. The blood pressure medication I am on is Benicar 20/12.5. I would like to lose 30 more pounds then I will be at my ideal weight. I do not smoke. I work out three times a week at the gym:bouncing: and I also either walk when the weather is nice or I walk on my tread mill everyday. I have no kidney problem, I do have a heart murmur. Everytime I go to... (5 replies)
... Blood pressure is the force of the blood pushing against the walls of the arteries. ... (16 replies)
... Is blood pressure 138/82 ok. Not too high just needs monitoring? Is this correct? Thanks! (1 replies)
... I was troubled by this finding, as was my mother. Since then, my dad and I have been going to a local grocery store that has a blood pressure machine. ... (4 replies)
... Hello all, I am entirely new to this forum, but was hoping to seek some insight into my current situation. For reference, I am male, 35 years old, 5' 8", currently 200 lbs. I have been extremely sedentary these past 5+ years, and have recently lost 26 lbs. (used to be 226 lbs) from excercise, and proper (not crash) diet. About 6 weeks ago, I went to my GP's office for... (25 replies)
... Good luck lowering your blood pressure and cholesterol level, and enjoy you daily life. ... (5 replies)
... I was admitted to ER about a month ago due to high blood pressure. ... (0 replies)
... I woke my wife up and we went to the hospital. They took blood tests, urine sample, etc. Gave me ativan and told me to call my doctor. ... (12 replies)
Sudden High BP
Aug 21, 2011
... She did blood work and scheduled a sleep study for the fatigue. ... (1 replies)
Teen Hypertension
Dec 27, 2007
... ccurate some electronic monitors can be, I bought a mercury manometer to check, that way there would be no inaccuracies. Over the course of 2 months I checked my blood pressure daily, some times twice a day. ... (8 replies)
... I just don't understand if I still have the high blood pressure "badly" or not. Like I said, I wake up normal. I can lay in bed and be normal. ... (3 replies)
... Wow! :) thanks for that. It's just what I needed. :) Scout (2 replies)
... Blood pressure is the force of the blood pushing against the walls of the arteries. Each time the heart beats, it pumps out blood into the arteries. Your blood pressure is at its highest when the heart beats, pumping the blood. This is called systolic pressure. When the heart is at rest, between beats, your blood pressure falls. ... (2 replies)
... I knew plenty of people in Brooklyn that drank everyday that didn't get high blood pressure. ... (13 replies)
... model blood pressure monitor. I have taken it to the doctor before to see if it matched up against what I got when I was there, it was close. ... (13 replies)


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