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What is the importance of blood pressure?
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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine
7 doctors agree
In brief: BP definition.
The blood pressure is the resistance to blood flow through the body.
The higher number is the resistance when the heart pumps, and the lower number is the resistance when the heart relaxes and fills. High BP can lead to problems with the heart, kidneys, eyes, blood vessels and brain.

In brief: BP definition.
The blood pressure is the resistance to blood flow through the body.
The higher number is the resistance when the heart pumps, and the lower number is the resistance when the heart relaxes and fills. High BP can lead to problems with the heart, kidneys, eyes, blood vessels and brain.
Dr. Dean Giannone
Dr. Dean Giannone
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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Blood Pressure
The blood pressure is extremely important as it enables the blood to circulate through the whole body.
Severe problems can occur when the blood pressure is too low or too high. You should consult your physician regularly concerning your blood pressure and other health issues so you can be as healthy as possible.

In brief: Blood Pressure
The blood pressure is extremely important as it enables the blood to circulate through the whole body.
Severe problems can occur when the blood pressure is too low or too high. You should consult your physician regularly concerning your blood pressure and other health issues so you can be as healthy as possible.
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Dr. Albert Pizzo
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Blood pressure
The blood pressure is what keeps the blood moving around the body.
Too low and you have shock and death. Too high and you have increased chance of stroke, heart attack and kidney failure.

In brief: Blood pressure
The blood pressure is what keeps the blood moving around the body.
Too low and you have shock and death. Too high and you have increased chance of stroke, heart attack and kidney failure.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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