What is Normal?

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What should my Blood Pressure be?

What is Normal?

A normal adult blood pressure is 140/85. If you are being classified as having hypertension, your doctor is most likely following these guidelines:

High normal or borderline is 140/85-89
Mild is 140-159/90-104
Moderate to severe is 160/105 and higher.



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