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My heart is pulsing when I was excising is it because my high blood pressure?

Normal. this is probably just a normal response to the exercise which requires your heart to be faster and more forcefully. However if you feel it is abnormal get a cardiac stress test if your doctor thinks it is advisable. Read more...
Not necessarily, but. always possible. The only way to know your blood pressure for certain at any given time is to measure it. Read more...
Go to fire station. After you exercise go to the fire station and they will take you BP. Better yet is to by an electronic cuff. Read more...

My fathers blood pressure is 93/40 he has high blood pressure and heart problems should I be worried?

This pressure is a. bit low. If he is otherwise asymptomatic and heart rate is normal, it is probably ok. You should ask his doctor if his meds need to be adjusted. Read more...

My husband is 58 and has had untreated high blood pressure for 20 years. He won't take medication. He's heavy. Is he at risk for heart disease?

Yes. Youf husband is not thinking right. With high blood pressure he is at risk for strokes, heart disease, kidney failure. She should have a full work up at be treated. Read more...
YES. High BP is a silent killer. It causes few symptoms until it's already damaged the heart, brain or kidneys. Usually by then damage is irreversible. Some media reports might confuse people because there's been recent debate about whether treatment is needed for mild hypertension. But it's pretty clear to everyone that anything over 150/90 or so is dangerous, especially over another 20-30 years. Read more...