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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 ShinyJabberwocky
Awhile back, I suddenly had high blood pressure. It sounds like BS, but I remember the month and year that I suddenly...
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By millerred
I am taking HCTZ for about 16 days but after 12 days it is causing me chest pain off and on. It starts after 2 hours ...
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By mariepi Blank
My BP gets really high when I have a migraine over 180-190 + /80-100 to return to 120/80 when pain is gone. I have ...
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By vannah13
I am 19 years old and weigh about 210 pounds, i am a female. I recently started checking my blood pressure and it ha...
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By MrBurps
This is a question about something peculiar going on with my BP. I have HTN, but my BP is well-controlled, and I hav...
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By netny
With my first child I never had high BP until 2weeks before i delivered. This caused me to get sever preeclampsia. I ...
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By mpriceless1012
Does anyone know what could cause a seemingly healthy 30 year old female to have hypertension. With out my meds my bl...
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nickksApr 28
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By nickks
Hi dears, I am monitoring my blood pressure every day, and its withing values of max 140-90 min 110-70. I am 31 ye...
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By Nate123456789
I get nervous when I go to the doctor and I feel my blood pressure rising so when they take it, it's always high. I'...
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By TacSwat5415 Blank
Starts off like this I have a BP Checking Obsession...not sure why it has come to a point where I have high reading...
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By Saylor23 Blank
Hey I was wondering do you ever get a visible temple pulse, or get to where you can actually feel your temple pulse w...
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By chidi20 Blank
I was diagnosed with Hbp last year , got pregnant and loss the baby due to high pressure through c-section in Novembe...
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By millerred Blank
I am 71 years old. About 10 weeks ago my blood pressure went suddenly up to183/87 and went to ER. Doctors did CT sca...
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By Saylor23 Blank
I'm 22 just diagnosed with hypertension. My cardiologist prescribed me losartan today I was wondering if this is a go...
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By gymdandee Blank
New Blood Pressure Guidelines May Take Millions of Americans Off Meds About 5.8 million American adults may no ...
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By nonamist Blank
Hello. I'm 21 years old, male. Don't drink or smoke.My BMI is 19.7. I jogging for an hour almost everyday for 3 years...
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By Kiki7777 Blank
Anyone taking cozaar? I am supposed to start 50mg in the morning. My lisinopril was making my throat itch. I have tr...
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By dmclendineng Blank
I have periods of fluctuating BP, where I will have a terrible headache and head pressure along with nausea. I'll ch...
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I take Hyrdochlorothiazide blood pressure medication and been taking it for about a week or a little over that. Well ...
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By riverwide Blank
I have slightly high blood pressure. I'm a regular beer drinker, and lately, as in the last 3 years, I've gained abo...
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