Measure Your Blood Pressure

(upbeat music) – Hi, I’m Jim. – And I’m Denay. Coaches of the Check It, Change It Reality Show. And today we’re checking in on Rita who is supposed to be monitoring her blood pressure during the week. Don’t worry, we won’t be popping in on you. Let’s go see how she’s doing. – Let’s…

Blood Pressure And Alzheimers

– [Voiceover] “What effect does high blood pressure “have on people with Alzheimer’s?” According to the American Academy of Neurology people who have hypertension and have been newly diagnosed with Alzheimer’s can experience cognitive decline two times faster than those with normal blood pressure. This is just one of the many reasons to take your…

130 Is Too High For Blood Pressure

130. Just another number, right? Think again. It could mean all sorts of bad things. Swimming is great… But swimming with 130 sharks is a bad idea. 130 is too much of a lot of things and it’s too high for blood pressure. A blood pressure reading of 130 over 80 or higher>means you’re more…

Top 10 Causes of High Blood Pressure

Top 10 causes of high blood pressure. Heart ailments like heart attacks and other cardiovascular diseases claim approximately 80% lives in low and middle income countries, according to a global brief on hypertension published by WHO on World Health Day. So what contributes to such a large mortality rate owing to heart disease? Doctors and…