In adults 20 years of age and older, normal blood pressure numbers are below 120 mm Hg (systolic) and below 80 mm Hg (diastolic), according to the American Heart Association. Blood...
Blood pressure is usually expressed in terms of the systolic (maximum) pressure
over .... Levels of arterial pressure put mechanical stress on the arterial walls.
Oct 22, 2015 ... What are blood pressure readings? Systolic, diastolic? The American Heart
Association helps you understand the various levels of blood ...
The studies, conducted in Norwegian patients and published in a large medical journal in the United States, were designed as a follow up to earlier research and found that people with elevated, untreated high blood pressure
were as much as 50% less likely to suffer a he... More »
Using this blood pressure chart: To work out what your blood pressure readings
mean, just find your top number (systolic) on the left side of the blood pressure ...
Often wonder what the top and the bottom blood pressure numbers mean?
Doctors call them systolic (the top number) and diastolic (the bottom number)
Nov 18, 2013 ... By learning some basic concepts, you can become an expert in reading and
understanding your blood pressure numbers. Read on to have ...
This blood pressure chart can help you figure out if your blood pressure is at a
healthy level or if you'll need to take some steps to improve your numbers.
Blood pressure numbers include systolic (sis-TOL-ik) and diastolic (di-a-STOL-ik)
pressures. Systolic blood pressure is the pressure when the heart beats while ...