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
I am 50 years old and my height is 5 feet 2 inches and I weigh 182 pounds. I have not had any previous problems with high blood pressure. However three days ago I woke up dizzy and not feeling myself kinda like a druggie feeling. I went today to get checked out and my blood pressure was 137 over 96 laying down and standing up. The doctor prescribed blood pressure medincine at the lowest dosage. I had a doctor check me out about 9 days ago and I had a reading of 125 over 85 what happen with in 6 days
I am taking narcaria retard 20 Mg and Envas 5 Mg for hypertension twice a day for the last 15 years. My BP is normal but now my legs swell. Now my Vitamin D levels are said to be very low. Can i take shell cal os with the above medicines and what remedial measures for swelling of legs?
I recently going through bad times related to my health.When I wake up my pulse rate lurks around 56 - 62 where as in day it can sumtime jump to 80+. I get panic attacks. recently death of my father triggered depression, anxiety & hypertension in me.The doctors here advised me anti-depressants & inderal but I dont use them as I want to cure myself naturaly.my BP is around 105/75 - 115(or 120)/85.I feel tingling sensations in lower left chest side, somewhere near the middle chest too.I feel dizzy at times, I sleep during the day while I cannot sleep at nights.I am a smoker. at times I feel like I will die. I get panic attacks too & I have memory loss problem. I feel like I am going crazy & insane.I avoid social activities now.my left leg & left arm sometime gets numbs & I get bad headaches all over my head.am underweight. I have kinda controlled my panic attacks with balanced diet now but these above mentioned conditions still remain.Please help anyone.
hi my husband has a got bp in heridity...and has been on amlong for quite some time now...he is been diagnosed with bp awhen he was 25..!! and since then got the bp checked and got all the required tests done and had a healthy diet . But we moved from india to Nz and this feb and since then he ha sstopped taking amlong5 mg and has been goin through a lot of stress at office as well as home front!!... just been to a gp and confirmed he has a very high bp today..180/120.. i m really scared and worriesd too pls help me..
Hi! i am 30 years old and have anxiety. Recently I made the poor decision to go off meds to beat it myself. I work out six hours a week in a gym. I run a 3k three times a week and I eat based on the dash diet. starting a week ago I noticed my blood pressure was high. I ve kept checking it and it typically runs systolic between 133-142. I ve had spikes as high as 149. My diastolic is fine. It rarely if ever goes above 80 and usually is under. I have been nervous for weeks now and I m more nervous then ever now that I have high bp. Could the high BP be a result of my anxiety? I have heart problems in my family and my father has high bp. This is why I workout and try to eat healthy. How worried should I be? Can i still workout if my bp is that high? I go to the doctor on Thursday to get back on meds. Should i ask to check for hypertension?
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