Blood Pressure

Announcement: Keep tabs on your blood pressure–High Blood pressure is a “silent killer”.

High blood pressure is called the “silent killer” for a reason. There are no symptoms! Therefore it is a good idea to have your blood pressure checked periodically, and what better way that with a blood pressure monitor at home. Not only is is quick and effective, but you can avoid “White Coat Syndrome” that many people suffer when getting their blood pressure checked by a doctor. Continue reading

Low Blood Pressure

Low blood pressure is given the medical term “Hypotension” (as opposed to hypertension which is high blood pressure). Low blood pressure occurs when the pressure in the blood vessels falls below normal limits. Although different sources have different criteria for low blood pressure, we can assume that anything below 90/60 … Continue reading