Aug 17, 2016 ... The American Heart Association helps you understand the various levels of
blood pressure and how high blood pressure or hypertension is ...
Jun 8, 2016 ... Know your numbers and what they mean: what's normal, when to worry, and how
to control them to maintain healthy blood pressure.
Aug 1, 2016 ... Do you often wonder what your blood pressure numbers mean? Doctors call
them systolic (the top number) and diastolic (the bottom number) ...
Blood pressure readings have two numbers, for example 140/90mmHg. The top
number is your systolic blood pressure. (The highest pressure when your heart ...
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.
Your blood pressure rises and falls with each beat of your heart. That is why your
doctor measures your blood pressure with 2 numbers. Both numbers are ...
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 ...
Because blood pressure can fluctuate, consider investing in a home blood
pressure monitor to record your numbers regularly. Doing so can help your ...
The diastolic blood pressure (the bottom number) represents the pressure in the
arteries as the muscle of the heart relaxes following its contraction.
High blood pressure (hypertension) doesn't have any initial symptoms but could
cause health-related ... Your blood pressure reading uses these two numbers.