... 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)
... Here is a little more blood pressure "trivia" about the fluctuations of blood pressure during the average 24 hour day, with minimum, maximum and average blood pressure. ... (5 replies)
... A cursory look shows the "normal" trend towards higher afternoon and evening blood pressure than the morning hours. Someone who only takes their blood pressure once in a while, and only in the morning is not getting a true picture of their blood pressure. ... (23 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)
... or could the 1st nurse maybe of messed up they still use the old fashion blood pressure machine. ... (1 replies)
... Today is tuesday the 10th and this morning was a high stress day so far..I took my bp just before sitting down for lunch and it was 144/84 and while sitting down for about 45 min. after lunch it was 135/82......High stress days I run around 153/95....Maybe today is just a lucky day or those supplements are finnally kicking in....Just to give you all an update......Thanks (15 replies)
... Ok well I've kept checking my bp and the highest I reading so far was 144/84 and this was just after I ate. Also I believe the pill I was perscribed is lisinopril... atleast that's what I can make out. Lisinopril #30 1gd (7 replies)
... My doc has a way of looking at the sodium in the blood and knows if one is getting to much. ... (53 replies)
... Still no idea what is going on. Today when I awoke my readings were (last reading first) 117/85 84, 116/82 87, 119/81 87 at lunchtime they were 119/83 93, 118/84 94, 118/85 94 and yet at 3pm they go sky high again 134/97 91, 137/96 93, 139/98 91, 136/100 91, 138/100 93, 144/101 90.
Going back to the doctors Thursday and hopefully he will suggest... (10 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)
... Healthy blood pressure is usually lower in the morning and increases throughout the day and then goes lower during the late evening. ... (8 replies)
... I've taken my blood pressure almost 31,000 times since 1998. ... (6 replies)
... I had difficult to treat, chronically high blood pressure. I also had Heart Failure. ... (14 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)
... Blood Pressure and Heart Rhythm medications usually try to block or inhibit hormones, hormones which the body produces after drinking espresso, or caffeinated coffee or tea. ... (5 replies)
... The bottom line is that all three readings are a little high. Blood pressure gauges are not exact and frequently make less than totally correct readings. Were those the types of readings that you normally get? ... (8 replies)
... I am baffled I have nothing to say about the treatment of my own mother however and think they are on the wrong track in assuming the high blood pressure has been the cause of everything. ... (8 replies)
... hi! first off im 23 with just frequent pvc's no underlining. I take varapamil 120mg everynight before bed. i do eat unhealthy, last 4 nights included, i dont drink beer or anything and i dont smoke. so heres my issue.
Tonight i went into a Target store with my GF and my friend, after about 10 min of walking around i stoped to play a handheld game in there electronics... (9 replies)
... blood pressure cause impotence? ... (8 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)