No Pressure Blood Pressure

Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  1. What is my blood pressure reading (in numbers)?
  2. What is my goal blood pressure ?
  3. Is my blood pressure under adequate control?
  4. What is a healthy weight for me?
  5. Is there a diet to help me lose weight and/or lower my blood pressure?
  6. Should I follow a special diet to lower my blood pressure (even if I don't need to lose weight)?
  7. Is it safe for me to begin doing regular physical activity?
  8. What are the side effects of my medication(s)?
  9. When is the best time to take my medication(s)?
  10. Are there any foods or beverages that I should avoid while taking this medication(s)?
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