Peter Sheil (petersheil) wrote,
Peter Sheil

I should be in bed long ago, but as I'm still up I'll do just one more post :)

After my health check up last Monday the dr was worried about my blood pressure so I arranged to see a nurse at my own dr (in Southampton even though I don't live there now and usually only stay there one night a week)
Well she took my blood pressure again and after a bit of humming and hawing decided to give me a little blood pressure monitor, instructions to take readings 3 or 4 times a day and an appointment to see the dr with my readings for a week on Friday.

The original reading which caused them to worry was 160 / 120. My latest one, about 4 hours ago, was 147 / 94 and I think that was a bit raised 'cos I'd just driven to Heathrow airport to meet my sister from a late flight. My "average" readings are something like 134 / 93 so I'm a lot better than I was. I'll keep you posted on how it is all going.

Tomorrow ... no today actually ... I'm off to Salisbury, well a village a bit outside it actually, for a Morris dancing workshop and since I have some of our sticks I must not be late. So I'm off to bed now. Take care and be well.


  • On here ...

    Just popping in to delete spam posts ... this is the only reason I come here nowadays. Peace peter

  • Update

    Nothing great or surprising, just a note to say I'm alive and far more likely to be found on facebook. Peace peter

  • Here?

    For the record, you can find me on facebook ... I only pop back here to delete spam from old posts :) Peace peter

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