Taking a Blood Pressure Measurement with a ComFit Cuff

Taking your blood pressure at home is easy. Before you take a measurement follow a few tips to ensure you get accurate readings. Do not measure within 30 minutes of eating, exercising, bathing, smoking, or drinking alcohol. Sit quietly for five minutes with your feet flat on the floor. You are now ready to take…

Why Choose Omron and the Home Blood Pressure Monitor?

Did you know one in three adults have high blood pressure? Get to the heart of your numbers by monitoring at home with Omron the number one doctor recommended brand home blood pressure monitors. With the latest technology and simple one-touch controls you consistently get an accurate picture of your hearts health with Omron home…

Having your blood pressure taken

This animation will show what happens when you have your blood pressure taken. Click the navigation arrows below the animation screen to play, pause, rewind or fast-forward the animation. This animation contains sound. You may have your blood pressure taken with a digital machine or with a sphygmomanometer. Here we show a digital machine that…

This Vitamin May Not Lower Blood Pressure

Just because people with low vitamin D levels often have high blood pressure doesn’t mean that more vitamin D will fix the problem. I’m Miranda Savioli with your latest health news. Some scientists believe vitamin D may boost heart health. A new review, however, found that taking vitamin D supplements was not an effective way…

How to Pair your Omron Wireless Blood Pressure Monitor

Omron blood pressure monitors are equipped with Bluetooth smart technology So you can store and track your readings on your smartphone or tablet. With Omron’s advanced accuracy and wireless connectivity its simple for you to track your progress and take the right steps to manage your heart. Pairing your monitor to your smartphone is easy….

Aliskiren and Hydrochlorothiazide To Treat High Blood Pressure – Overview

Aliskiren and hydrochlorothiazide is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure. It is a combination product that contains two medications: aliskiren, a renin inhibitor and hydrochlorothiazide, a water pill. This medication comes in tablet form and is taken once a day. It is important to either consistently take aliskiren/hydrochlorothiazide with a meal or…