Hypertension

What is Hypertension?

Hypertension is raised blood pressure. It has been defined as a systolic blood pressure above 140 mmHg or a diastolic blood pressure above 90 mmHg.

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Im a 30 year old 132 pound female who is 5 6 . I never had high blood pressure untill I was pregnant with my daughter. Delivery was suppose to take...

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During pregnancy few pioplw can have high blood pressure.But now 133 is normal.No need to worry about it.

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I am 34 and have just been diagnosed with hypertension. I went to ER with 220/130. I have no risk factors and am generally healthy. This past two...

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Hi,
I read your query and understood your concern.
I recommend to start first the treatment for stabilizing your B.P than doing all the necessary...

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hi, I have been diagnosed with hypertension for about a year now, and am in my young teen years. my doctors have been trying to find out what is...

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Blood pressure can decrease during and after surgery due to spinal anaesthesia. If you had BP better to check regularly.If it is raised on three...

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Sir, I am saran, 26 years old.hight 157,weight 58kg.
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Sir I am experiencing some BP problem since las week. My BP remains around 140 / 90 or 130 / 90 sometimes 150 /100. lower one was constantlty...

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Patient: Female, 73 years, 6 months old, 5'7" tall, 230 lbs., in generally good health. Hypertension well controlled with medication, lifelong...

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Im a 70 year old stage two diabetic. I woke up in the night with dry heaves...I just went to the store and fell faint and nauseated. I rested for...

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