Normal blood pressure is below 120 systolic and below 80 diastolic

  Prehypertension is 120-139 systolic or 80-89 diastolic

  Stage 1 high blood pressure (hypertension) is 140-159 systolic or 90-99 diastolic

  Stage 2 high blood pressure (hypertension) is 160 or higher systolic or 100 or higher diastolic

  Hypertensive crisis (a medical emergency) is when blood pressure is above 180 systolic or above 110 diastolic.

 

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