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What is good/bad blood pressure ?

35yrs don't know 2 much about blood pressure would like to know 118/84 pulse77 or 136-70 pulse 76 is good/bad, i am always told thats ok but @ what pressures or numbers is not ok any more or unsafe.
Asked On : Sat, 19 Dec 2009
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American Heart Association recommended blood pressure levels Blood Pressure Category Systolic (mm Hg) Diastolic (mm Hg) Normal less than 120 and less than 80 Prehypertension 120–139 or 80–89 High Stage 1 140–159 or 90–99 Stage 2 160 or higher or 100 or higher
Answered: Sat, 19 Dec 2009
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