New blood pressure guildelines released before the holidays

New blood pressure guidelines…

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – The American Heart Association used to consider 140/90 as high blood pressure,
now 130/80 is the new guideline.

Charles Fenzi, M.D. is the Chief Medical Officer with the Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics.

He said he likes the change. 

Dr. Fenzi said ,” This is what the goal should be.”

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