Blood Pressure - Questions and Answers

Medical experts from Harvard University answer common questions about high blood pressure.

Harvard Health Publications

  • QUESTION: Normal Blood Pressure and Heart Rate in Children
    What is the normal blood pressure rate and heart rate in children (ages 8,10, and 12)?
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  • QUESTION: Pain and High Blood Pressure
    Can chronic pain cause or contribute to high blood pressure?
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  • QUESTION: Sudden Rise in Blood Pressure
    If your blood pressure has been very good for most of your life and then suddenly rises to a dangerous level, could there be an infection or some other medical condition that caused the sudden jump?
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