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High Blood Pressure vs. Low Blood Pressure – Which is worse?

on July 13, 2015

(The Old) Holistic Health & Living

By Jelie Osorio

Taking blood pressue The force exerted by the circulating blood on the blood vessels’ walls is known as blood pressure. It is one of the most essential vital signs of a person. Others are breathing, temperature and hear beats.

If a person has a high blood pressure or “hypertension”, it can increase his or her risk of developing the following:

On the other hand, if a person has a low blood pressure or “hypotension”, it may cause signs or symptoms that are due to the low blood flow going through the veins and arteries. If blood is too low in terms of delivering enough nutrients and oxygen to vital organs of the body such as the kidneys, the heart and the brain, these organs will not function normally. They may become temporarily or worse…

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