What Is the Average Blood Pressure Reading for a Healthy Adult?

Answer The average blood pressure reading for a healthy adult is less than 120 mm Hg systolic and 80 mm Hg diastolic pressure. As the adult advances in age, his or her blood vessels tend to constrict, cau... Read More »

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An adult with a blood pressure reading of 172/76 has a:?

What does a systolic blood pressure reading of 148 and diastolic reading of 55 mean in an elderly patient?

Your grandma's blood pressure reading is 148/55 mmHg. She has got stage 1 hypertension (Isolated systolic hypertension). Isolated systolic hypertension is defined as a systolic pressure that is abo... Read More »

Blood pressure reading 157/106?

Your blood pressure sounds moderately high and it sounds like maybe you are now checking it yourself.If you are try checking it first thing in the morning before you do anything energetic or stress... Read More »

How to get a low blood pressure reading?

Oh god you're dumb. I hope you're not going to be a nurse.