A woman getting her blood pressure measured.

24-HOUR BLOOD PRESSURE MONITORING

Measuring your blood pressure at home helps you and your doctor understand how your blood pressure changes during the day.

Blood Pressure Monitoring Overview

Measuring your blood pressure at home helps you and your doctor understand how your blood pressure changes during the day

High blood pressure is a significant risk factor for heart disease. Measuring your blood pressure at home helps you and your doctor understand how your blood pressure changes during the day, or day to day, in response to medical treatment and lifestyle changes. Results from the 24-hour blood pressure monitoring you do at home may be used by your GP to inform treatment decisions.

  • Continuous Health Tracking: Home-based 24-hour blood pressure monitoring provides a comprehensive view of your blood pressure’s fluctuations throughout the day, offering valuable insights into the impact of medications and lifestyle adjustments.
  • Informed Medical Guidance: The data gathered from round-the-clock monitoring can be crucial for your GP to accurately assess and manage your blood pressure, tailoring treatment to your unique health profile.
  • Proactive Risk Management: By regularly monitoring your blood pressure at home, you actively participate in managing your risk for heart disease, allowing for early detection and intervention of hypertension-related health issues.

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