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Purpose of taking blood pressure?

To make sure you have good blood pressure and to determine whether you have high blood pressure. 120/80 is ideal. If your blood pressure is high you may need medication. A low blood pressure means the blood volume in the… Full Answer

What is blood pressure needed for?

Blood pressure is defined as "the pressure exerted by circulating blood upon the walls of blood vessels." If someone has no blood pressure, it means their heart is no longer circulating blood which means they are either dead or near… Full Answer