Blood Pressure Chart With Readings By Age and Sex
What Do Blood Pressure Numbers Mean? Blood pressure readings are composed of two numbers—for example, 120/80 mm Hg. Both numbers are an important part of your blood pressure reading. The… read more
Updates on High blood pressure (hypertension)
What is hypertension and how is it treated? Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is dangerous because it can lead to strokes, heart attacks, heart failure, or kidney disease. The… read more
What Is Labile Hypertension?
How is labile blood pressure tested? Diagnosing Labile Hypertension Your doctor will pursue a labile hypertension diagnosis by giving you a 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitor. If the results… read more