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Q: I am a 35 yr old male and recently had a stress test done. My resting blood pressure was 96/58. When I started exercising it was 124/42 and 120/40. Is this normal?

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10/18/12 1:07pm

Hi Dlangnet,

 

Blood pressure does typically rise during exercise. I recommend discussing your stress test results with your doctor if everything was normal for you or not.

 

All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

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By Dlangner, Community Member— Last Modified: 10/18/12, First Published: 10/17/12