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…

Risk Factors for Heart Disease: Blood Pressure

What is Blood Pressure? As blood circulates through your body, it exerts pressure against the walls of your arteries. That pressure is what is measured with a blood pressure device. Blood Pressure is measured by two numbers. The top number is called Systolic and measures the pressure in your arteries when your heart is pumping….