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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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millerredApr 19
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By millerred
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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ill13632Apr 12
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LivingInHopeApr 07, 2013
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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
New Blood Pressure Guidelines May Take Millions of Americans Off Meds About 5.8 million American adults may no ...
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nonamistApr 07
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By nonamist
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
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
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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By missthang73
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
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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By ShinyJabberwocky
So I've heard that the way you take your BP is to make sure the bend in your arm--or right after the bend--is level w...
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By Heather1987
Hello , I have been on ramipril now for a few months ,as my bp shot up quite high. I do have ms but am very active,...
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By sachaM Blank
Hi, I just got diagnosed with high blood pressure and I'm doing some research between brand name medication and g...
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By tammycoffey Blank
my dr says i have pulmonary hypertention 60-65 and i have a heart murmur ive had it all my life never any problems at...
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By tammycoffey Blank
my dr says i have pulmonary hypertention 60-65 and i have a heart murmur ive had it all my life never any problems at...
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By pillsux Blank
I just left the doctors office they told me I have ejection fraction of 40% no blockage when doing a stress test with...
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By ttclady Blank
My blood pressure spiked the day i was induced. And it never became normal after 1.5 yrs on.methydopa since in am bf....
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By jazoon Blank
I have recently stopped taking Coreg 6.25ng and started on Cozaar 50mg to manage my blood pressure which is working o...
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By sidsuae Blank
I am male 46 years old having severe health anxiety &mitral valve prolapse since 12 years with lot of palpitation, ch...
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By moolian Blank
My average resting blood pressure is around 122 on 80. I'm a fairly sedentary 21 year old female with no medical cond...
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marcolleeMar 18
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By marcollee
Hi, has anyone else experienced weight gain whilst taking Amlodipine Thanks
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I am a professional engineer and understand fluid flowing in conduits and I understand it is similar in relation to ...
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