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Doctor insights on: Blood Pressure Chart For Age

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Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
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Blood Pressure (Definition)

Blood pressure is a measurement of the force placed on the blood vessels and is comprised of the "systolic" pressure (the top number on a blood pressure meter) which is the peak pressure when the heart is pumping, and the "diastolic" pressure (the bottom number on a blood pressure meter) which is the pressure during the resting phase ...Read more


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Blood pressure for black male age 55 height 5 10?

Blood pressure for black male age 55 height 5 10?

120/80: 120/80 is the average blood pressure. African americans tend to have higher blood pressure so the norm is to stay below 130. It also varies if a patient is on medication for hbp. Speak with your physician to measure and maintain your blood pressure. ...Read more

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What is the normal scale for blood pressure at age of 19?

What is the normal scale for blood pressure at age of 19?

See published normal: Http://www. Heart. Org/HEARTORG/Conditions/HighBloodPressure/AboutHighBloodPressure/Understanding-Blood-Pressure-Readings_UCM_301764_Article. Jsp#mainContent

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What can I do if my blood pressure 95 over 105 is this normal aged 21?

What can I do if my blood pressure 95 over 105 is this normal aged 21?

Yes: The big number is traditionally reported first :)

a 105/95 blood pressure for a 21year old female is within normal range.

Have a good day! ...Read more

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Wondering if it's normal 138 over 67 blood pressure for a male age 52?

Wondering if it's normal 138 over 67 blood pressure for a male age 52?

Blood pressure: That blood pressure is within the normal range as generally defined. Some would define over 130 as elevated. The 67 diastolic is normal. ...Read more

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Blood pressure 80/44 currently, age 54 and taking blood pressure medication. What should we do? .

Blood pressure 80/44 currently, age 54 and taking blood pressure medication. What should we do? .

Too low: That bp is too low and your hypertension medication needs adjustment. You are in danger of fainting, especially when standing. Hold any further medication until you speak to your treating physician as soon as possible. Treatment goal is 120/80 for your age bracket. ...Read more

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Hi I just wanna ask about blood pressure coz my BP is 100/70 is it normal at age of 24 or its low?

Hi I just wanna ask about blood pressure coz my BP is 100/70 is it normal at age of 24 or its low?

Normal: Yes it is normal for a woman your age.
Here is a blood pressure chart:http://www. Heart. Org/HEARTORG/Conditions/HighBloodPressure/AboutHighBloodPressure/Understanding-Blood-Pressure-Readings_UCM_301764_Article. Jsp ...Read more

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Is it okay to get a blood pressure rating of 140 - 70 at my age? (checking just after sitting around)

Is it okay to get a blood pressure rating of 140 - 70 at my age? (checking just after sitting around)

High blood pressure: Your blood pressure is lowest before you get out of be in the morning and generally highest before dinner in the evening. Consistent blood pressure of 140/70 is considered as high blood pressure and at least needs to be repeated and taken again in the manner described above. Once the diagnosis of high blood pressure is determined appropriate referral and treatment may be indicated ...Read more

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Dear dr my age is 29 and my blood pressure level always high upto 130/95, what is your kind advice for me?

Dear dr my age is 29 and my blood pressure level always high upto 130/95, what is your kind advice for me?

Blood pressure: You should be on a salt controlled diet like the dash diet and on a regular exercise program. If the BP continues to rise, then pharmacologic treatment would be indicated addditionally. ...Read more

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I am 61 years of age took my blood pressure this morning and it was 98/75 then I took it the second time and it was 104 /78 is this too low?

I am 61 years of age took my blood pressure this morning and it was 98/75 then I took it the second time and it was 104 /78 is this too low?

Many factors of BP: There are countless factors, including emotional, environmental, dietary, and internal that effect blood pressure. These readings are considered in a normal range but may be abnormal compared with your personal normals. They can be heavily effected if you are taking medication to control blood pressure. If feeling weakness, dizziness, chest pain, shortness of breath seek medical attention. ...Read more

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Please describe the normal blood pressure for a person aged 56?

Please describe the normal blood pressure for a person aged 56?

Generally: An acceptablle blood pressure is less than 140/90. However depending on other factors such as diabetes or chronic kidney disease the targets might be lower. Still some controversy/confusion in this regard. Best advice is to see your doctor for a full evaluation. ...Read more

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Why I am having high blood pressure at the age of 27?

Hard to say?: Blood pressure elevations occur for many different reasons. Diet, habits, medications, drugs, tobacco, recreationals, weight gain, stress, alcohol, issues with your kidneys, vessels, hormones, tumors and the like. If you have elevations of blood pressure, don't be like 50 million americans and don't get treated! Get seen, get evaluated and get properly treated! ...Read more

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Normal blood pressure for male age 14?

140/85 or LESS: Your BP should be 140/85 or less at rest. It is normal for it to go up with activity and stress. You should check your BP after resting for 5 min. Females typically have low bp. I would not worry about low numbers unless you feel tired or dizzy. Young, skinny, healthy females typically have BP of 90/60 without problems. ...Read more

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What is normal blood pressure at age 52?

What is normal blood pressure at age 52?

Blood pressure: The latest report says that 150/80 is considered normal. ...Read more

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Unstable blood pressure readings age 80+?

Unstable blood pressure readings age 80+?

Work with your doc.: Unsteady or what I would term labile hypertension can be tricky, and due to several factors. If already have hypertension (a disorder of persistent elevated BP that can predispose to heart disease and strokes--and not just occasional high blood pressure). A high salt meal, episodes of emotional stress, being at the doc's office can all elevate BP even if HTN controlled. Work w doc, avoid stroke. ...Read more

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What is a normal blood pressure for my age at 47?

What is a normal blood pressure for my age at 47?

120/80: Normal NORMAL blood pressure is 120/80. As we age, both numbers can drift up, so 130/80 wouldn't be too worrisome although lower is better. If your bottom number is going up (90 or more) then you are starting to show some sign your body is reacting to a higher than normal blood pressure, and it is time to ask about how to prevent its going even higher. See your provider. ...Read more

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What should be the normal blood pressure for a male aged 62?

What should be the normal blood pressure for a male aged 62?

Blood pressure: Normal blood pressure is 120/80 or less. 140/90 or higher is considered hypertension. In between the two is an area called pre-hypertension. ...Read more

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What is a normal blood pressure for women of age 50 and older?

What is a normal blood pressure for women of age 50 and older?

Lower is better: With aging the elasticity of arteries (as all tissues) decreases resulting in a tendency to higher blood pressures. This is not desirable and higher pressures are not acceptable. It is still best if the blood pressure can be kept to 120/80 or even less. Until symptomatic, lower blood pressure usually is better. ...Read more

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What is the normal blood pressure of a person age 40 and above?

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. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your blood pressure is 108/81? At age 34

What does it mean when your blood pressure is 108/81? At age 34

Fabulous: It means you have a completely healthy and normal blood pressure - congrats! :). ...Read more

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What is normal blood pressure for female aged 85 in good health?

It varies: Blood pressure goals vary from one patient to the other depending whether they have heart disease, diabetes, kidney disease, etc. Recent recommendation for the treatment of hypertension have been more lenient. For patient over the age of 60 without other medical problems, blood pressure medication is initiated once the BP is over 150/90. anything below is acceptable as long as it is not too low ...Read more

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Please describe the normal blood pressure of a person age 37 and above?

Please describe the normal blood pressure of a person age 37 and above?

Below 140/90: BP below 140/90 is considered normal in most people, but in people who have diabetes, it should be below 135/85.

We are talking about relaxed and resting bp, when a person is fully relaxed. The best thing is to take the BP after sitting down and resting for 5 minutes. If you are upset about anything, it is not the right time to check the bp, because it is not a relaxed situation. ...Read more

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My blood pressure is currently 139/88. Is this high for someone my age?

My blood pressure is currently 139/88. Is this high for someone my age?

Yes: But a single blood pressure reading is of little value in assessing you. You should be seen by a doctor and assessed appropriately and then managed as the doctor sees necessary. Good luck. ...Read more