A 48-year-old male asked:
What is the best way for me to lower my blood pressure?
2 doctor answers • 7 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 30 years experience
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Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Medication: we're finding that lifestyle changes are not that good at all.
However, first confirm you really have it.
CHecking outside of doctor's office
wating 5 min calmly before taking it and taking it sitting or lying down and certainly not active/standing/nor talking
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A 41-year-old male asked:
What foods are best to lower blood pressure?
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Ophthalmology 30 years experience
2.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
San Jose, CA
A 44-year-old male asked:
In what way for me to do to lower my blood pressure?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Can you tell me what is the best way to lower blood pressure?
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Cardiology 44 years experience
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A 30-year-old member asked:
What is the best way to measure blood pressure?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 26 years experience
Good question!: BP should be measured in the sitting position after at least 10 minutes of inactivity, at the level of the heart, on both arms for at least two-three times and the measurements averaged. The subject should not have smoked or eaten the hour before, be relaxed and an appropriate-size cuff used for the body size. Classical mercury sphygmomanometers are unsurpassed. I know this is not adhered to.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
What is the best way to normalize my blood pressure?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Cardiology 31 years experience
See below: Diet , especially a low salt diet, weight loss, alcohol in moderation, excercise, no smoking. If not effective then medical therapy may be needed.
5.6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Jul 7, 2019
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