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What's the average blood pressure for12 year olds?

What's the average blood pressure for12 year olds?

Close to adult: The normal is about less than 120/80, similar to adults. Www. Cc.nih. Gov/ccc/pedweb/pedsstaff/bptable1.pdf. ...Read more

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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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What's a good blood pressure for a 53 year old woman?

Blood Pressure: Blood pressure should fluctuate and go up and down with living your life. A good average would be 120 over 80. ...Read more

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What's good to eat and what's not good to eat when u have blood pressure problems

What's good to eat and what's not good to eat when u have blood pressure problems

DASH diet: A diet plan proven to lower blood pressue is called the dash diet, which stands for dietary approaches to stopping hypertension. It mainly consists of lots of fruits and vegetables, low-fat dairy products, and lean meats. Combine this with low salt, limited alcohol, and regular exercise. Here is a link for more information: http://www. Nhlbi. Nih. Gov/health/public/heart/hbp/dash/new_dash. Pdf. ...Read more

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What's wrong when blood pressure is 142/102.

What's wrong when blood pressure is 142/102.

BP Goal 120/80: This number is way to high. This is referred to as high blood pressure (BP) or hypertension. The current recommendation is to maintain a BP of 120/80 or below. If left untreated, high BP leads to stroke, kidney failure, and heart complications. The most common cause of high blood pressure is genetics... Chose your parents wisely :-) do yourself a huge favor and have it checked by your family doc! ...Read more

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What's the most effective blood pressure medicine?

Effective BP med: There is no simple answer to your question. All BP meds have their advantages and disadvantages. If you have diabetes with protein in your urine, you would be best treated for hbp with drugs such as an ace-i or arb. If you have some angina, you may be treated well with beta-blockers. Parents are different and it's up to them to have a discussion with their doctors to get the best regimen possible. ...Read more

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What is blood pressure?

What is blood pressure?

Force needed: Blood pressure is the amount of force generated to propel the blood down the vessels to the point they reach their destination. It is usually reported in how high in millimeters a column of mercury would be displaced by the registered pressure. ...Read more

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My blood pressure increase?

My blood pressure increase?

Treat high BP.: Hypertension can be treated without medication. Regular cardiovascular exercise, at least five days per week. DASH diet - salt < 2000mg daily, fiber (50 grams daily for women and 70 grams daily for men), lean protein sources and complex carbohydrates. Stress reduction - meditation and such. Sleep 6-9 hours nightly. Don't smoke cigarettes - ever. ...Read more

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My blood presure 13o by 9o?

My blood presure 13o by 9o?

Not bad: In the absence of early heart disease or diabeties at 40 yo you don't have to be too aggressive. It would be nice to see you down around 115/75 and you should first focus on weight loss if appropriate, exercise and reduced sodium diet. Good luck, the fact that you are asking means you are already ahead of the pack in treating it. ...Read more

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How to check blood pressure?

Blood pressure: See a health care provider or try one of the machines at the local pharmacy. ...Read more

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How to lower blood pressure?

How to lower blood pressure?

Low salt: Reduce sodium Intake. Work to achieve ideal weight, Caffeine only in moderation. Regular aerobic exercise. Take medication as prescribed by you physician. ...Read more

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How to lower blood pressure?

How to lower blood pressure?

Eat healthy food: Stop high carb foods (grains, lentils, potato based items). Also avoid milk protein since it causes insulin resistance that eventually causes high BP.

Low carb food items such as flesh foods, eggs, non starchy vegetables, avocados, saturated fat (butter, ghee, coconut oil), olive oil are very effective.

Get some sunshine daily.

For more, go to: https://kaushikmd. Com/2016/11/03/get-started ...Read more

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Blood pressure problem signs?

Blood Pressure Signs: Hypertension is often known as the 'silent' disease. It can be very high for a very long time without causing any noticeable symptoms.
But, common symptoms of high blood pressure include headaches, fatigue, chest pain, irregular heart rhythms, sometimes shortness of breath.

It is wise to always know where your blood pressure is and to keep track of it. ...Read more

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Is 181/100 blood presure bad?

Yes: That is definitely not good especially if it's in that range consistently. Normal blood pressure is a max of 130/85. In your case, the systolic (top number) and diastolic (bottom number) are both high which makes it potentially doubly serious. You should have it rechecked by your doctor right away and started on medication if warranted. ...Read more

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Can p5p raise blood pressure?

Not reported: There are several potential side effects, elevated blood pressure is not one of them. ...Read more

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What decreases blood pressure?

What decreases blood pressure?

Several things: Blood pressure can be decreased by losing weight, exercising, eating a low salt diet, moderate alcohol consumption, and taking medication. Lifestyle changes may be the first treatment, followed by medication if needed or in addition to lifestyle changes if the blood pressure is high enough. ...Read more

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How do I lower blood pressure?

How do I lower blood pressure?

Hypertension: Maintain weight, exercise and restrict salt in your diet are the basics. ...Read more

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How to control blood pressure?

How to control blood pressure?

Several ways: Avoid salt, exercise regularly, keep your weight down, and get a good nights sleep. If these things don't work then medications might be needed. ...Read more

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Can I cure my blood pressure?

Hypertension: Cure is not the correct word but weight loss aerobic exercise oking cessation can bring it down to goal in 30% of people. ...Read more

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Blood pressure 100 over 70 ok?

Normal range: It is within normal range for most adults and would be ok especially if not associated with symptoms of low blood pressure. ...Read more

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How can I lower blood pressure?

Depends: Hi. If you're obese or overweight, weight loss may lower BP. Regular exercise may help lower BP. Weight loss is easier said than done, however. The most direct and proven means is to take BP meds ("antihypertensives"). Personally, I would never put off treating high BP with the hope that weight loss or exercise might control it. High BP injures and kills. Ask your doc. Good luck! ...Read more