A member asked:

I just had my vitality health assessment done and my blood pressure has always been fine or on the lower side. the reading was 118/82 mmhg which the nurse said was fine, however, the vitality assessment said this is slightly high. why?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler answered

Specializes in Psychiatry

If the standard is 120/ 80 or below than the diastolic pressure of 82 is the tiniest bit elevated. The Vitality Assessment might point out even little variations. However, in reality, you have a good blood pressrue.

Answered Jun 8, 2020



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