Can I Go To A Walk In Clinic For High Blood Pressure
You can go to an urgent treatment centre (UTC) if you need urgent medical attention, but it's not a life-threatening situation . UTCs are open at least 12 hours a day, every day. Conditions that can be treated at an urgent treatment centre include: sprains and strains; suspected broken limbs; minor head injuries; cuts and grazes; bites and stings Normal blood pressure is 120 mm Hg systolic and 80 mm Hg diastolic. This is represented as 120/80. 140/90 is considered to be high and 180/110 is the condition when treatment is required on emergency basis.
Self-checking: Try to attend free clinics if you cannot go to a doctor regularly. Patients should also go to an urgent care center if they have accidentally run out of refills of management medications, and need a single dose, or if they are on vacation and misplaced a...