Causes of Hypertension in Elderly

Normal blood pressure for most adults ranges between 120/80 mmHg. However, blood pressure is not a permanent condition. Blood pressure can vary over time depending on many things, from what activities are currently being performed, the food consumed, the timing of the measurement, to the age. The elderly blood pressure […]

Overview of Hypertension – What Is Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) ?

In general, there are two components of blood pressure, namely systolic blood pressure and diastolic blood pressure. Systolic blood pressure is the upper number which is the driving force arising from the shrinking of the ventricle. While diastolic blood pressure is the bottom number which is the strength of holding […]