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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Burns
46 years experience Cardiology
You are mistaken: I believe you are referring to your pulse or heart rate which is ex pressed as beats per minute. Blood pressure is a measurement that is expressed in ... Read More
Dr. James Chapman
41 years experience Cardiology
Pulse?: It sounds like you are talking about your heart rate, not your blood pressure. The faster heart rate may be from anxiety, but abnormal types of heart ... Read More

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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BP: His BP is a bit too high. The national expert commission for BP (JNC) now names high bp at 140/90. Data over 50 years indicate that sustained BP over ... Read More
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Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Slightly high BP: In general we like for blood pressure to be less than 140/90. With certain conditions like diabetes or heart disease we might want it to be even lower ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Haynes
37 years experience Endocrinology
Treat don't beat!: Sustained high blood pressure is dangerous for the patient. It can cause heart attacks, strokes, and erection problems. If BP is above 140 systolic or ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
22 years experience Cardiology
Good for you: On motivation. Low sodium diet, exercise & weight loss.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Accuracy: I would question the accuracy of your blood pressure reading as a pressure like that is incredibly low .. low enough so that most persons, even health ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rupesh Parikh
26 years experience Medical Oncology
Maby be...: It may be anxiety or a thyroid problem ; if you not see a doctor latetly , please see one to check out.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
33 years experience Cardiology
Depends: Bp/hr is age dependant and a more specific question is needed to answer.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Byars
44 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: A highly irregular pulse can make BP measurements more difficult, but the examiner can help to compensate for that by allowing the pressure from the i ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Bp: The numbers you list are normal.
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Healthy: You sound healthy to me. Do you exercise? Have you checked your cholesterol? Do you wear a seat belt all the time. Is your home free of firearms? You ... Read More
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