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le0727 posted:
I exercise daily, good health always have a 120/80 blood pressure count. I ve been using the bp machine at the local walmart and cvs. The numbers are reading around 130/80 should I be concerned?
billh99 responded:
BP between 120/80 to 139/89 is to be monitor. But there is no need to treat it.

However, it is hard to know when the machines where last checked or maintained. So their accuracy is not known.

At those levels I would not be concerned.

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