Common Myths on High Blood Pressure

Hypertension is surrounded by ambiguity & myths. You may hear all kinds of advice from well-meaning friends and family. And with an overwhelming amount of information available online, it can be difficult to determine what is true and what’s not.   In this … Continued

Common mistakes made while measuring your Blood Pressure/ Mistakes that cause inaccurate BP measurements

Blood pressure is a key indicator of cardiovascular health. The availability of Home Blood Pressure Monitors has made it easy and convenient to measure blood pressure from home, but are you measuring you blood pressure correctly? Here are a few … Continued

Validated Blood Pressure Monitors for Obese patients

Obesity and high blood pressure, the correlation  Evidence suggests that the prevalence of obesity among Indians has doubled over the past two decades, so much so that today, one in three Indians is Obese. High blood pressure is more likely … Continued

Know why your blood pressure fluctuates

When you monitor your blood pressure regularly, you will notice that your readings may sometimes be inconsistent even during a single day, let alone a month. But before you hurry to your doctor, here’s what you need to know. Blood … Continued

Clinically validated blood pressure monitors in pregnancy and pre-eclampsia

Numerous problems arise during pregnancy, and for mother and child to be safe, it’s important to be alert and mindful. One such critical problem that pregnant women are susceptible to is Pre-eclampsia – a pregnancy complication characterized by high blood pressure. Studies have … Continued

Diabetes: Importance of using a clinically validated Home Blood Pressure Monitor (HBPM)

Diabetes and Hypertension, the correlation: When diagnosed with a lifestyle disease like diabetes, doctors will typically explain to you the importance of monitoring your Blood Glucose levels using a Blood Glucose Meter. Additionally, you will also be advised to keep … Continued

Home Digital Blood Pressure Monitors: Advantages & Limitations

Home Blood Pressure Monitors (HBPM) have been widely recommended by doctors, for patients suffering from hypertension. As these monitors enable regular BP checks, they provide a more accurate picture of a patient’s blood pressure than an occasional clinical check-up would.   Digital … Continued


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In recent years, hypertension has become a growing cause of mortality worldwide. In light of this situation, many doctors have recommended the use of digital Home Blood Pressure Monitors (HBPM) to track pressure and diagnose these diseases at an early stage. But … Continued

Why is validating blood pressure monitors important?

It is recommended that we buy a ‘clinically validated’ BP monitor and in fact, the best monitors place a lot of emphasis on how many clinical tests they have cleared to reach your hands. Healthcare practitioners too suggest we ensure … Continued