High Blood Pressure

Making Sense of Your Blood Pressure Numbers


To begin

The top number

The bottom number

What is a healthy number?

Is one reading enough?

The top number may mean a bit more than the bottom

So you’ve been officially diagnosed with high blood pressure – now what?

Yumhee Park

Yumhee Park


Yumhee Park is a former content producer for HealthCentral and helped bring important stories of health advocates to life as a member of the Live Bold, Live Now multimedia team.