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Noun1.mm Hg - a unit of pressure equal to 0.001316 atmospheremm Hg - a unit of pressure equal to 0.001316 atmosphere; named after Torricelli
pressure unit - a unit measuring force per unit area
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The American Heart Association advise that blood pressure numbers below 120/80 millimetres of mercury (mm Hg) are normal.
Also, Mrs Judith Asuni, a Pharmacist's Assistant, said she always felt bloated, weak and her systolic blood pressure (BP) was between 120 to 127 millimetres of mercury (mmHg)
During the study, participants' systolic blood pressure was lowered by an average 5mmHg (millimetres of mercury).
Researcher Magni Mohr Associate Professor at the University of Southern Denmark said that after 15 weeks of participation in recreational football, systolic and diastolic blood pressure had fallen by 12 and 6 millimetres of mercury (mmHg) and the women had lost 2.3 kg of fat on average.
Healthy blood pressure is less than 120/80 millimetres of mercury (mmHg).
Both are measured in millimetres of mercury (mmHg).
Normal blood pressure is less than 120/80 millimetres of mercury (mmHg).
It is measured in millimetres of mercury (mmHg) and is given as two figures: Systolic pressure - the pressure when your heart pushes blood out Diastolic pressure - the pressure when your heart rests between beats.
The upper figure is the systolic pressure and the lower, the diastolic measured in millimetres of mercury (Hg).
Both numbers are measured in millimetres of mercury (mmHg).
Blood pressure is measured in "millimetres of mercury" and is abbreviated as "mmHg." Typically, if your reading is greater than 140/90 mmHg, then you have what is known as high blood pressure or hypertension.
Those who had a less than 120 millimetres and 80 millimetres of mercury in systolic and diastolic respectively, were said to have normal blood pressure.