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High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) is a reading of 140 (systolic) over 90 (diastolic), or higher and can often lead to heart disease and can often be made worse by high-salt diets. Discuss topics including good low-salt diets, heart disease and treatments.

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By Supporting
My doctor has just changed my medication from Amlodipine to Ramipril 4 weeks ago. My dose has increased from 2.5 to 5...
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By gymdandee
Yogurt Linked to Lower Blood Pressure People who ate at least the equivalent of one serving every three days were ...
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By anothershank
Hi, I'm 53, male, not overweight. I was diagnosed with HBP when I was 28. Originally treated with atenelol, until ...
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By rosco888
My 52-yr-old daughter is experiencing exceedingly high BP numbers: 220/189 recently - in her doctor's office. She i...
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By highbpguy
Hi, I like to start off by saying I've been dealing with health anxiety and OCD since I was a teenager. I am 32 no...
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By Iluvtattoos
Hi everyone. I have high blood pressure. I'm really trying to limit my sodium intake, so when I go grocery shopping ...
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By Lisalisa47
I have high blood pressure. It has been high for a few months now. The doc felt it was time for meds and that i was s...
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By Buster4141
Hello I'm new to the forum and I'm glad I found it. I have a question about high blood pressure medication. I found o...
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By LynnMM
Hi all, I have had controlled high blood pressure for over four years but on New Years Eve, I visited my doctor for c...
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By Karai9
Hello, I'm a 26 year old female concerned about my blood pressure because there seem to be conflicting symptoms. I ...
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By Gurkaran
The doctor has prescribed Losartan Potassium 100mg, Metoprolol Tartrate 100mg & Amlodipine Besylate 10mg all together...
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By leagle97
I am a 32 year old female. Recently I had back surgery and was struggling with high blood pressure for to the pain fr...
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By terdlicker
I am a 42 year old male. My cardiologist just prescribed 150mg Avapro for high blood pressure. I also suffer f...
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By Saylor23
I'm a 23 yr old active male and my readings at home while resting is in the 130's sometimes 140's with bloodpressure ...
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By yellowroseoftexas70
Hi, I ended up at the ER 3 X's with severe migraines and elevated blood pressure.(200/145, 199/101) CT was normal. Ha...
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By Saylor23
Does anyone know any personal experience on LVH? I am on hypertensive meds, I'm a 23 yr old active male. Lvh thicknes...
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By thomashopkins
I came on board sometime ago, am I mentioned that I had issues of slight elevation of my blood pressure, its was fir...
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By greenice77
My husband was just put on the HCTZ to help lower his blood pressure and creatine level. I found out there are possi...
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By ParadisA330
Hello. I ran out of High BP meds last week. I am on amalodipine 10mg and Linsiopril 20mg. I ran out of Linsinpril las...
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By ingey1968
ok. first thing i will say is i am a smoker, over weight and have sleep apnia. not a good combo. I go to the dr regul...
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