What is Blood Pressure Monitor?
The blood pumps around our body to provide the energy and oxygen it needed when our heart beats. When the blood moves, it is pushed against the sides of the blood vessels. The strength of this pushing called blood pressure. If the blood pressure is extremely high, it gives extra strain on your arteries and to the heart which may lead to heart attack and strokes. Typically, the blood pressure is a measurement of force which our heart uses to pump blood around our body.
How is the blood pressure is measured?
For instance, if the blood pressure is “140 over 90 ” or 140/90mmHg, it means the person has a systolic pressure of 140 mmHg and diastolic pressure of 90mmHg.
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Ideal blood pressure can be considered between 90/60mmHg and 120/80mmHg.
Whatis High Blood Pressure?
Often, High Blood Pressure is related to unhealthy lifestyle habits like smoking, drinking, too much alcohol consumption, being overweight, and irregular exercise, etc. If high blood pressure is left untreated, it can also cause developing many severe long-term health conditions such as coronary heart disease and kidney disease.
Whatis Low Blood Pressure?
Low blood pressure is less frequent. Several medications can cause low blood pressure as a side effect. Low blood pressure also causes many underlying conditions including heart failure and dehydration.
What are the symptoms of High Blood Pressure?
High blood pressure doesn’t have any symptoms; one can come to know about it when he/she measures it. Despite having a single reading does not mean that one is suffering from high blood pressure. There are several other factors are also responsible behind the high blood pressure, the doctors will take some reading and then he/she will conclude that you are suffering from the high blood pressure. It is often noticed that people suffering from high blood pressure say that they are suffering from a headache, but it better to consult the GP and get confirmation about the same. Below are some of the other symptoms which patient often examine when they are suffering from high blood pressure:
What causes the High Blood Pressure?
There is no particular reason for what causes the high blood pressure. For many people, there will be no single cause for their high blood pressure. It is also said that your lifestyle can also cause you the high blood pressure. You can get high blood pressure if below-listed things are included in your routine:
Additional causes of high blood pressure
There are several other factors exist which can cause a person high blood pressure, which one cannot control. These include: