Experiments


Effects of smoking on blood pressure 6

In this blood pressure experiments, I used a home blood pressure monitor (upper arm cuff), to measure my blood pressure before, during and after smoking a large cigar. I took readings every 5 minutes or so, to see if smoking would cause changes to my blood pressure. Incidentally, I am […]


Blood pressure variations during the day 3

In this first of many blood pressure experiments, I used a home blood pressure monitor (upper arm cuff), to measure my blood pressure during my waking day. The readings were not taken at specific intervals, and I have made no attempt to show on this graph when I ate food, […]


Blood Pressure Experiments

Let me just first state that I am not a medical doctor.  The experiments I have carried out on this site were carried out to satisfy my own curiosity, as I do have scientific training.  I do not recommend you try any of these yourself – consult your doctor if […]