Controlling my high blood pressure

Supporting Healthy Blood Pressure

  • By ComHealth · New reply April 2, 2014
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  • Hi everyone! I wanted to share this great opportunity to participate in a study that supports healthy blood pressure. You'll be compensated $600 for the 14 week trial. I hope you'll take a look: ...

BP found very high

  • By Deannie58 · New reply March 21, 2014
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  • Last Thursday I was sitting in my doctors office for a eye infection and the nurse came in was asking me about why I had come in and proceeded to take my blood pressure then she looked at me said that ...

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  • By walloch · New reply March 18, 2014
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  • I've read where a controlled group of 5,000 people with high blood pressure were taken off their meds and they then doubled their RDA of calcium (2g/day) for 6 weeks. It was reported 85% of them were ...

something in common : (

  • By cwglup21 · New reply March 4, 2014
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  • I interested in talking with others that have high BP, I have no support at home. And I'm looking for an outlet to meet others here to discuss. Tkx ...

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  • By Battis2 (Inactive) · New reply October 13, 2013
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  • Hi. I'm in my late 50s, a 10 year "cured" sarcoma patient and I'm dealing with part time high blood pressure. I take my BP at home and it's normal, but as soon as I step into a medical setting it shoots ...


  • By Bree2010 · Posted October 7, 2013
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  • Presently I am taking Amlodipine (Norvasc) and Hydrochlorothiazide. I take my blood pressure occasionally, sometimes it is higher than I expected. Before I was taking Nifedipine ER, would like to discuss ...

On Three Different Medicines but still BP is high

  • By avin_uc · Posted July 29, 2013
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  • I am on three diff. med. Metacord XL 100 in the morning n Olvance 40 @ 4.00 PM n Minipress XL 2.5 @ 10.00 PM, Still my BP reading is as high as 155/110, I already have done all the tests including angiography ...

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  • By Deannie58 · New reply June 21, 2013
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  • Hi all.I have dealt with high blood pressure off and on for awhile and have been on lisinopril for it.If i am under stress in pain it tends to go up real high and i end up back at the doctors office to ...

My high blood pressure story

  • By Laurie01 · New reply May 12, 2013
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  • when I went to the ER in July 2012 with a nose bleed my blood pressure was 300/220. The nurse that took it just went white and went and got the doctor. She went right to the phone and called the heart ...

Pregnant and Controlling my high BP

  • By Midnight-in-Paris · New reply March 20, 2013
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  • Hi all! I'm about 22 weeks pregnant and had an existing hypertension before this pregnancy. I did not take any meds, but now that I'm pregnant I'm on meds for my BP. So far, my BP fluctuates from high ...


  • By Mel-mel · Posted January 4, 2013
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  • I am feeling tired and weak in knee area, slight headaches light headed, body feels a bit weighty all this happen after given birth 3 weeks ago. High blood pressure was detected before was not this serious ...

healthy 26 year old male high blood pressure?

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  • By cambra64 (Inactive) · New reply December 2, 2012
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  • Hi I've been having high blood pressure readings my dad has it so I've been checking on his machine. I start to get real bad headaches, shaky, blurry vision, anxious feeling and heart palpitations. When ...


  • By wsharlonda · New reply October 1, 2012
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  • Hi, I'm new to this group very excited about this support group. I have a question anyone taking a blood pressure pill that work without all the negative side effect ...

High Blood Pressure for 12 yrs and still here.

  • By richichka · New reply September 30, 2012
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  • I'm a Newbie here; coming from a cancer support group. I've had HBP for at least 12 yrs., maybe a bit more. And it was a really big surprise to me because I've done all the right things in my life; plenty ...

High Blood Pressure

  • By Bilal · New reply September 30, 2012
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  • Hello There I am new to this group but I am suffering from High Blood Pressure from the last 14 years. Since then I am on Blood Pressure control pills. Can any one tell me that how to get rid of medication ...

Need some help...

crdemers72 (Inactive)
  • By crdemers72 (Inactive) · Posted July 16, 2012
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  • Hi everyone, First, I am new to having HBP...I used to be low blood pressure (115/65), low heart rate (60) and overall good health since I woudl work out 5 times a week. Last year, I underwent major neck ...

Blood pressure medication

  • By GirlA · New reply April 19, 2012
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  • Just recently was put on blood pressue medication. I am new to this site. Am experiencing side effects from the medication that includes dizziness, grogginess, dry mouth, some blurred vision and lots ...

Need to know...

  • By bramas · New reply March 18, 2012
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  • On awakening my blood pressure is usually high, 145-159/80--85. After a walk in the Mall, it is very good, 119-124/70-75. After a power-nap about 124-134/75-79. Late in the evening a bit higher. Should ...


  • By Sally8077 · New reply February 18, 2012
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  • Hi all. I am joining because I have stage two hypertension. As I'm only 34 and have been diagnosed for three years, I guess I feel like I'm young to be having problems already. Right now I feel weird ...

Blood Pressure

  • By charmed1199 · Posted May 15, 2011
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  • Had a herniated disc in cervical area in back and every since then I get high blood pressure. Since injury b/p usually ranges anywhere from 90/70 to 110/70 so sometimes my b/p would spike to 140/80 and ...

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