High Blood pressure, or not?
Playing with a blood pressure gadget at home. I got three readings within a few minutes:
100/63 x 120
Systolic/diastolic x heartrate.
Perhaps best ignore this device.
The standard top measure is 140/90.
If the first readings are right, I have high blood pressure. In order to improve I should:
1 eat less salt,
2 eat more fruit and vegetables,
3 healthy weight,
4 Drink less alcohol,
5 exercise more.
But I cook without salt (and ready meals- never), eat almost only vegetarian, Bmi 23, 1 unit per week average, 10-14 hours exercise each week.
It’s probably like the bathroom scales. They’re not much use either if you weigh yourself at a different time each day.