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Most experts define low blood pressure as a reading lower than 90 for systolic pressure and lower than 60 for diastolic pressure, according to Mayo Clinic. Only one of the numbers needs to be in the low range for the ove... More »

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The American Heart Association states that normal blood pressure readings are less than 120 systolic and 80 diastolic. Readings of 120 to 139 over 80 to 89 are considered prehypertension, while readings greater than 140 ... More »

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A blood pressure reading chart is a chart that is used to determine whether blood pressure readings are normal, abnormal or borderline, according to Mayo Clinic. In the chart published by Mayo Clinic, blood pressure read... More »

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The optimal blood pressure range for healthy adults is between 90 millimeters of mercury, or mmHg, to 120 millimeters of mercury for systolic pressure and 60 millimeters of mercury to 80 millimeters of mercury for diasto... More »

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A low blood pressure reading may be the result of hypotension, which is chronically low blood pressure, according to the American Heart Association. However, prolonged bed rest, pregnancy, a decrease in blood volume, cer... More »

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Signs of low blood pressure include fainting, blurred vision, nausea, thirst, dizziness and a lack of concentration, according to Mayo Clinic. Often low blood pressure has no symptoms. There is usually an underlying caus... More »

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