Is this a normal reading?....I can t understand what the upper and the lower readings mean, be grateful if someone could explain..Thanks. Could this reading be wrong as the upper figure is so much different to the lower..Can t work this out.
i've been haveing bad headaches at night followed by shakeyness and lightheadedness (if that's a word), so i thought to check my blood pressure at it read 137 over 107. i know the norm i 120 over 80 so is that bad?
The reading of 135 is normal(although the normal book wise is 120/80).Asfor the diastolic of 100 or above is not normal but it can happen if you are tense;mentally irritated ;shouted at someone;did not get sleep ;you have a high cholesterol and so many reasons.You can say a person is having high BP if the readings of morning & night are constantly high for 5-7 days.
thanks for choosing health care magic.See nothing is wrong with you or your reading.130 is systolic(upper) and 60-diastolic(lower).Normally for an individual the upper limit of blood pressure is 140/90 in absence of any other illness.So this ok do not worry.
The systolic reading (the first number) is the pressure in your arteries when the blood has been pumped out of the heart, this should read somewhere between 100 and 140
The diastolic reading (the second number) is the pressure in the arteries when your heart is at rest. This should read somewhere between 60 and 90.
Your blood pressure is normal.
I run approximately 40-50 milles per week and everytime I check my blood pressure it is usually around 135-140 systolic and 60-70 diastolic. Is this normal ? Sometimes it reads 137/62 like last night. Is this a safe blood pressure ? I have heard the bottom number is lower in athletes. But that is a huge difference in top and bottom numbers
My last three BP readings were..137/83,145/71,144/74. these were taken over the last 3 days at different times of the day. In Nov 2010 in the Doctors office it was 140/75 and on April 7th it was 148/84. I had much lower readings in years past. Do I have a problem? 70 years old, 5 9 , 158. Type 2 Diabetic with and average HA1C of 6.5 General Health excellent
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30 minutes after a run yesterday, that i did not feel was extremely stressful. my heart felt out of rhythm and i was coughing. i felt like the cough was to get it back in rhythm, is it? i am a 50 year old female, have high blood pressure and am about 40 # overweight. i have had a EKG and stress test w/ultra sound and everything is normal.
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My husaband is 65 years old nad he told me that last night he experienced a sudden waive of dizziness, enough that he actually fell down. He has high blood pressure and on meds, but never diagnosed with anything else. He is currently working out of town and lives alone. I am very concerned. What could that be?
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