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How is it, if BP level is 137/94 ?

is 137/94 blood pressure bad ?
Thu, 4 Aug 2011
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hello,
Welcome To Health Care Magic,
normal blood pressure ranges to-120/80+ or -10 mmHg.
There may be diurnal variations.Blood pressure measured after excercise or after eating will be high .
U have not mentioned your age.Blood pressure is usually high in old age and may be near 140/90mmHg.
You have to consult your doctor for this increased blood pressure.Its not to worry about.Some medicines and bit of precautions and you will be fine.
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