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Blood pressure is 140/100 at the age of 57. Is it OK?

iam 57 male my blod pressure is 140/100 i dont smoke or chew tobacco idrink couple of times in a week?
i do regular vigorous walking everyday iam also taking a tablet for bp is the current reading alarming?
Sat, 12 Dec 2009
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stage one hypertension see your doctor
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