I have a fast pulse: Should I Worry?
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High Blood Pressure In Teens
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What causes high blood pressure in children?
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Along with a growing number of obese children in the United States, high blood pressure is on the rise—and with it the risk of organ failure in teens, the study shows. But the study also found that damage to the heart and blood vessels can occur in teens who aren’t red-flagged as having blood pressure problems. Teens with prehypertension or high blood pressure are more likely to have high blood pressure and its related complications when they grow up. Here’s Why You Need to Pay Close Attention.
If your blood pressure varies widely, it could be labile hypertension. (teens and early 20s) or after age 60. but high blood pressure at home. But even without symptoms, high blood pressure can cause damage to your blood vessels and organs, especially the brain, heart, eyes, and kidneys. Early detection is important. Although 120/80 is a good rule of thumb for adults age 20-40, it’s much too high for infants and adolescents and is often considered low for elderly adults. 40 is, in many ways, a very young age, but high blood pressure becomes more dangerous after this point.
Your doctor can tell you if an abnormal daily blood pressure pattern may need treatment. He or she may recommend a 24-hour blood pressure monitoring test. The device used for this test measures your blood pressure at regular intervals over a 24-hour period and provides a more accurate picture of blood pressure changes over an average day and night. If your blood pressure reading is 180/120 or greater and you are experiencing any other associated symptoms of target organ damage such as chest pain, shortness of breath, back pain, numbness/weakness, change in vision, or difficulty speaking then this would be considered a hypertensive emergency. A 2017 review on the effects of tai chi and high blood pressure shows an overall average of a 15.6 mm Hg drop in systolic blood pressure and a 10.7 mm Hg drop in diastolic blood pressure.
Even if your diastolic number is normal (lower than 80), you can have elevated blood pressure if the systolic reading is 120-129. Blood Pressure Ranges If you have normal blood pressure, your. If your blood pressure is extremely high and you have these symptoms, rest for 5 minutes and check again. If your blood pressure is still unusually high, it’s a medical emergency.
List of related literature:
|from Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 2-Volume Set|
|from Handbook of Anthropometry: Physical Measures of Human Form in Health and Disease|
|from Medical Conditions in the Athlete 3rd Edition|
|from The DASH Diet for Hypertension|
|from High Blood Pressure for Dummies|
|from Anderson’s Pediatric Cardiology E-Book|
|from Growth, Maturation, and Physical Activity|
|from Wong’s Nursing Care of Infants and Children E-Book|
|from Family Medicine: Principles and Practice|
|from Krause’s Food & the Nutrition Care Process, Mea Edition E-Book|