What is a healthy blood pres­sure read­ing?

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“Ide­ally, we should all have a blood pres­sure be­low 120 over 80 (120/80),” says Pro­fes­sor Gra­ham MacGre­gor, chair­man of Blood Pres­sure UK. “At this level, we have a much lower risk of heart disease or stroke. Get your blood pres­sure checked at your GP surgery or at one of the free blood pres­sure sta­tions be­ing set up around the UK be­tween Septem­ber 10 and 16, 2018. Find one in your area at www.blood­pres­sureuk.org

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