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Pressures not falling in the less than 120/80 range? See our High Blood Pressure Health Center for information about symptoms and treatment.

To learn more about how lifestyle changes can help manage and prevent symptoms:

Exercise and High Blood Pressure
Healthy Diet - Salt Shockers and Dash Diet



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No more medicine
Have any of you replaced medicine with excersize?
Posted by An_261659
Cymbalta causing HBP?
I started taking Cymbalta about 6 weeks ago...my bp was about 140/90...6 weeks later...it's 168/120? I've...More
Posted by txbeachmom
blood pressure meds
I ran out of meds and when I made my appointment for a med refill theres no openings even though its a refill...More
Posted by jjburl35
amlodipine besylate side effects
My BP has been a little high... around 154/80 and my doctor started me on amlodipine besylate . I am on a...More
Posted by foxhunter58
exercise for blood pressure control
I walk at least 2 miles 5 times a week at approx 4 mile an hour. This and better diet has successful gotten...More
Posted by An_255037
Lisinopril - Menstrual Issues and Abnormal Bleedin...
I just wanted to share my experience with Lisinopril 10 mg. I started taking it early December...More
Posted by floridasunshine39

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Onling video HBP support group - want to join?
Hi all - do you know of other High Blood Pressure groups who meet live online? I'm meeting a group of folks...More
Posted by pcuci
Chronic resistant hypertension
I am a 32 year old male and currently my BP is 225/180. And that is on Adalat XL, HCT, Carvedilol and...More
Posted by inkomodius
blood pressure
My husband, a type 2 diabetic had bypass surgery last feb.He was doing fantastic until last month when his...More
Posted by An_261094
problems with Verapamil
Hello, all i have been taking this medication for about a month and my pressure readings have been high and...More
Posted by angella61
problems with Verapamil
Hello, all i have been taking this medication for about a month and my pressure readings have been high and...More
Posted by angella61
problems with Verapamil
Hello, all i have been taking this medication for about a month and my pressure readings have been high and...More
Posted by angella61
high blood preassure
I am 62 my blood pressure sometimes pick to 165-85 normally stay at 135/ 75 should I be very concerned about...More
Posted by pepsico
Seeing an increase in my BP now that I am on thyro...
I have had borderline blood pressures for several months now. A year ago having systolic readings in the 150s...More
Posted by rita_1953
Lisinopril caused Peripheral neuropathy
I began taking 10mg of Lisinopril recently and within a month began having moderate peripheral neuropathy....More
Posted by An_260859
Lisinopril caused peripheral neuropathy
I began taking 10mg of Lisinopril recently and within a month began having moderate peripheral neuropathy....More
Posted by An_260859
Blood Pressure
I'm on atenolol 25mg daily. Today my blood pressure was 110/80. Is the bottom # still to high?
Posted by An_260697
High Blood Pressure spike over Pain Meds
Hello: I've been taking three different pain related meds. ... one for Arthritis, two for muscle spasm and three...More
Posted by yama10
high blood pressure and high heart rate while trai...
I am a 47 year old male with borderline high blood pressure 145/90 most of my life... Trying to avoid...More
Posted by jaysoncampeau
Question About Blood Pressure Readings
Ok so usually when I first take my blood pressure reading it will be higher than average for example,...More
Posted by patsfan1281
HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE
My 16 year old boy's BP is 133/84. Does this means he is hypertensive. His weight is 140 lbs. A family...More
Posted by An_260169
Ramipril dull headaches
Im a 32 yo male and was admitted to hospital with a blood pressure of 245/150 severe hypertension. I was...More
Posted by markmac82
Best heart rate for loosing weight?
What is the desired heart rate and duration of extent for most effective weight loss?
Posted by P66Trainer
salt intake
Peppers are a great way to add flavor without sodium
Posted by An_260097
high blood pressure
My bloood pressure is 145 over 104 have major headache and my lips r tingling and eyes , what should I do ?
Posted by An_260069

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my blood pressure is 145 over 104 major headache and tingling lips and eyes what should i do ?
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High Blood Pressure/Weight Loss
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