Checking your blood pressure on a regular basis is very important to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. We encourage you to bring you or your loved one in for a discussion with our pharmacist regarding good heart health. We offer a complimentary blood pressure check along with advice on how to attain and maintain a healthy blood pressure. We will review your goals and steps you can take to achieve them!
According to the most recent guidelines the following are blood pressure goals we recommend for our patients:
- Less than 140/90 mmHg
- Less than 60 years old
- Diabetic patients
- Chronic Kidney Disease
- Less than 150/90 mmHg
- 60 years or older
Resource: James PA, Oparil S, Carter BL, et al. 2014 Evidence-Based Guideline for the Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults: Report From the Panel Members Appointed to the Eighth Joint National Committee (JNC 8). JAMA. 2014;311(5):507-520. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.284427.