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Old 10-06-2010, 03:09 PM   #1
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is my blood pressure high when it reads 178 over 80

is my blood pressure high when it reads 178 over 80

 
Old 10-06-2010, 09:09 PM   #2
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Re: is my blood pressure high when it reads 178 over 80

Unfortunately both numbers count. Your systolic# of 178 is too high. It should be around 120. It may have been a freak random high reading but if it's consistently around 178'ish you should definitely have it checked by a doctor.
Your diastolic # of 80 is gorgeous.


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