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The Surprising Thing That Might Mess Up Your Blood Pressure Reading

Using incorrectly sized blood pressure cuffs can lead to significantly inaccurate blood pressure readings, especially for individuals with larger arms, new research shows. Incorrect blood pressure readings can result in misdiagnosis and inappropriate treatment decisions, researchers said. It's crucial to consider arm size when choosing a cuff and to follow …

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