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Oh my - is that my BP?

Advantages: Easy to use. Battery or mains.
Disadvantages: None

Background I bought this automated (digital) blood pressure monitor in January 2010, when I was diagnosed with pregnancy induced hypertension and required to measure my blood pressure at home twice daily. I sold it in March 2014....when I then beca ...

Listerbelle 02.02.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Omron M6

Value for Money

Watch your heart rate go up

Advantages: clock, HRM, Calorie burner
Disadvantages: it isn't cheap

I like to keep fit and enjoy running, preferably outside but when I can’t get out I visit the work gym where we have a treadmill. I bought a heart rate monitor on the advice of a colleague who spends a fortune on running magazines and tools. Out of all th ...

Gazle 19.08.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Sportline 1010

Value for Money

A word of warning...

Advantages: accuate machine
Disadvantages: only one size cuff

Two years ago I had a mini stroke which left me feeling very vulnerable. I have never had a problem with my health before but I was/am slightly overweight. I work in a highly pressured sales job and at the time I was under a lot of stress. Before the stro ...

Krumlovian1 25.09.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Medisana Upper Arm Blood Pressure Monitor

Value for Money

It keeps me on my toes!!

Advantages: Very accurate, counts more than just basic walking steps, 7 day memory function
Disadvantages: The holder is very easy to misplace

We were all given a free pedometer at the gym recently as an incentive to join their new walking class (on a treadmill, not an outside hiking adventure!!), I took the pedometer because the one I had wasn't registering my steps properly but declined to sig ...

alliewallie 26.09.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Premium Digital Pedometer

Value for Money

I Do NOT get tense!

Advantages: Avoid the silent killer.
Disadvantages: None from me.

It is very hard to convince some one to do something about their blood pressure particularly when they feel perfectly well. I has this running battle with my husband a few years ago, we both knew he had high BP(180/110) after it was shown to be consistent ...

splishsplash 31.07.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Braun BP1600 VitalScan Plus Wrist Blood Pressure Monitor

Value for Money