How to Check your Blood Pressure at Home

Hi, my name is Dr. Michael Jordan. I’m a sports medicine and family physician at Lifetime Health Medical Group. If you have high blood pressure, hypertension or pre-hypertension, it is important that you check your blood pressure at home. If you have a blood pressure cuff, it will say on the manual how to check…

Choosing the Right Blood Pressure Monitor for You

Choosing the right home blood pressure monitor can be daunting. Keep these tips in mind and it will be easy to find a monitor that fits your lifestyle. Accuracy Matters. Look for a monitor that has been tested and validated for accuracy. This should be clearly noted on the packaging. Arm Size Matters. Before purchasing…

Signs of High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy

What are the signs of high blood pressure during pregnancy? If you are afraid you have high blood pressure, you need to see a doctor. High blood pressure is dangerous. What could it cause? In the worst scenario, it could cause a stroke, heart attack or pre-eclampsia and premature delivery. What are the symptoms I…

Omron Blood Pressure Monitors Advanced Accuracy Overview

Its your most important organ. Still one in three people suffer from high blood pressure also known as Hypertension. That’s why it’s important to monitor regularly to see where you stand. Omron’s blood pressure monitors are recognized and certified as some of the most accurate available to consumers. Omron now offers more precise readings than…