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Tattoo Blood Pressure
It is usually better: to get a tattoo with ink. :) Yes you can get a tattoo if you have high blood pressure but you should see a health care professional to have your high blood pressure treated. It will probably cost about the same as the tattoo and have much better long term outcome! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Is it advisable to get a tattoo with low blood pressure and aenemia as well as currently having period?
No, If you have had: many tattoos and are very comfortable with the process, you would probably be ok. But if you have never had a tattoo, or have any difficulty with the process being painful or unpleasant, you should wait. If you have low BP, anemia, and are actively bleeding with your period, you could end up passing out during the procedure... Good Luck. Visit my website http://CardioGauge.com for heart health... ...Read more
Tattoo: You can but why would you?Get a more detailed answer ›
Tattoo: Getting a tattoo is always a significant infectious risk. ...Read more
How high should your blood pressure raise after exercise-in terms of systolic and diastolic values? e.g is 127/74 before and 150/101 a normal increase after walking up and down a 16 inch step?
BP and excercise: It is normal for your blood pressure to increase during and right after exercising. If that is the reading about 20 minutes after resting, you should be concerned. Check with a local physician if that is the case. Otherwise, you should keep doing what you do. Exercise and eat healthy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
BP meds & ED: First of all, high bp, especially high systolic bp, is not good for your erectile function. If you are older, this is especially so. Diuretics such as hydrochlorothiazide and spironolatone as well as beta-blockers such as atenolol can cause erection problems. There are some BP meds that may help you with erectile function, including arbs such as losartan and Alpha blockers such as doxazosin. ...Read more
Not "cause": In reality we do not KNOW the true cause of high blood pressure. We do know many things that will drive it up in a predisposed individual. Considering about 30% of population has HTN, it is fairly common. Smoking and/or any act that stresses the body or mind can drive BP up in someone wo already has HTN or is genetically "ripe" to develop HTN ...Read more
Tattoos on your breasts, or elsewhere, will not have any effect on your pregnancy or on breastfeeding your new baby. It may not be a good idea to get a new tattoo during pregnancy or while breastfeeding, because of the small risk of infection from the small breaks in the skin that ...Read more