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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
HBP treatment: As a 43 year old male with hypertension, you should start your goal of BP reduction by losing weight, if you are obese, stopping cigarette smoking, if ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
<120&<80 areHealthy,: teenage on. 120-139 officially pre-HTN, 80-89 pre-HTN; ≥140, ≥90 clear HTN per results of human trials over decades. ↑ed Systolic (top No), even more ... Read More
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Not Normal: It is not normal.Your Hypertension is not being controlled properly with the meds you are taking.Accordig to JNC8,it needs to be 150/90 or below.Yours ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Readings: These sound like erroneous measurements. Whether the measurement device or the technique, i would first verify the accuracy as the physiology for tho ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Bp: The numbers you list are normal.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Bp: Your numbers are fine.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristin Sokol
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
High: These are high numbers for a 17 year old. Check with your primary care physician regarding further evaluation.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Jost
36 years experience Cardiology
Normal 130/80: Make sure there is no thyroid problem or obesity or smoking. Normal blood pressure should be 130/80, especially in a female.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly: If you don't have any symptoms related to this it is perfectly normal.
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Dr. Steven Guyton
46 years experience Thoracic Surgery
The : The combination of a headache and blood pressure that high means that you should seek medical attention urgently. If you have a physician, call the of ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
TIA: Elevated blood pressure after stroke or TIA raises the risk of another event compared to normal BP after stroke or tia.

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