Back to Health Feed Home

Infographic: Do you have high blood pressure?

Knowing your blood pressure is the first step in taking steps to help manage the condition. Some people are able to control their blood pressure by making healthy lifestyle changes, such as exercising more and reducing the amount of sodium they eat. Others will also need to take prescription medication to keep blood pressure numbers in check. This infographic can help you determine what range your blood presure falls into, but you should have a medical professional check your blood pressure regularly.

Whether you need medication or not, it's important to manage your blood pressure because uncontrolled blood pressure can lead to heart disease, heart attack and stroke. 

 

high blood pressure infographic


Copyright 2020 © Baldwin Publishing, Inc. All rights reserved.  Health eCooking® is a registered trademark of Baldwin Publishing, Inc. Cook eKitchen™ is a designated trademark of Baldwin Publishing, Inc. Any duplication or distribution of the information contained herein without the express approval of Baldwin Publishing, Inc. is strictly prohibited.
Date Last Reviewed: March 3, 2020
Editorial Review: Andrea Cohen, Editorial Director, Baldwin Publishing, Inc. Contact Editor
Medical Review: Perry Pitkow, MD
Learn more about Baldwin Publishing Inc. editorial policyprivacy policy, ADA compliance and sponsorship policy.
No information provided by Baldwin Publishing, Inc. in any article is a substitute for medical advice or treatment for any medical condition. Baldwin Publishing, Inc. strongly suggests that you use this information in consultation with your doctor or other health professional. Use or viewing of any Baldwin Publishing, Inc. article signifies your understanding and agreement to the disclaimer and acceptance of these terms of use.