Blood pressure measurement
Regular pressure control reduces the onset of cardiovascular disease and protects the health of the heart.
The importance of pressure measurement
In our pharmacy it is possible to measure the blood pressure.
It is important to keep the blood pressure parameters constantly monitored and to check that they are within the limits. Hypertension is an important risk factor for the onset of cardiovascular diseases, especially in old age.
Regular blood pressure monitoring is an effective tool for combating cardiovascular disease.
Some useful tips for testing your blood pressure correctly:
- wait at least an hour after eating food, coffee, tea and making an excessive physical effort;
- before checking, sit back and relax for about 5 minutes;
- the measurement should be carried out in a seated position with the arm resting on a horizontal plane, at the height of the heart, remaining calm without talking;
- measure the pressure preferably at the same time and from the same arm.