Information about Blood Pressure

Why blood pressure matters 

Hypertension is the number 2 of non-chronic diseases in Hong Kong. While representing a relevant risk for the indivual's health, it remains largely undiagnosed for the majority of the patients. For optimal health, the department of health recommends to take preventive actions. A regular measurement can give you peace of mind. In case you detect early irregularities, you can talk with your doctor about preventive measurements. 

Find below information about what blood pressure actually is, what the values mean, and how to correctly measure your blood pressure: