A 30-year-old member asked:
What is normal blood pressure and does it vary with level of fitness?
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Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
There is a range: Ideal BP is below 120/70, acceptable BP is below 130/80. Consistent readings above these ranges need to be monitored and treated under the care of your physician.
Generally, physical fitness is important in maintaining BP in the healthy range.
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Last updated May 20, 2015
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