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Systolic VS. Diastolic Blood Pressure

The lower number is the diastolic blood pressure reading. It represents the minimum pressure in the arteries when the heart is at rest. The higher number is the systolic blood pressure reading. It represents the maximum pressure exerted when the heart contracts.

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This content relates what we discussed in class we learned about what Systolic and Diastolic pressure was, as well as the differences between them. This is important for me to add it to my Fitness Concepts library shelf because the information,... more »This content relates what we discussed in class we learned about what Systolic and Diastolic pressure was, as well as the differences between them. This is important for me to add it to my Fitness Concepts library shelf because the information, and visuals in this article help explain more in depth systolic and diastolic pressure numbers. 01-31-2016 8:20pm

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