高血壓
 
血壓是當心臟收縮時將血液泵進動脈時所加諸動脈血管壁的壓力。我們需要正常血壓推動血液在體內運行,輸送氧氣到身體各器官1
 
血壓水平會隨著身體活動而變化。可是,當血壓持續處於高水平 (上壓> 140mmHg 及/ 或下壓 >90mmHg),便是患上了高血壓(Hypertension)2


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資料來源:
 
1. American Heart Association. What is High Blood Pressure? Available at: http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/HighBloodPressure/AboutHighBloodPressure/What-is-High-Blood-Pressure_UCM_301759_Article.jsp. Accessed in August 2016.
2. American Heart Association. Understanding Blood Pressure Readings. Available at: http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/HighBloodPressure/AboutHighBloodPressure/Understanding-Blood-Pressure-Readings_UCM_301764_Article.jsp#.V58M4et9670. Accessed in August 2016.


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