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"Different kiosks have different cuff sizes that will fit different people so it's important to know the circumference of your upper arm because not all devices are alike," Stephen Browning, a biomedical engineer at FDA, said in the news release.

A too small cuff will give you a Nike Air Vapormax Flyknit Utility Unisex Running Shoe higher blood pressure reading, while a too large cuff may give you an inaccurate low blood pressure result, or may not work at all, according to the news release.

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Herbertson offered this advice: "Next time you see your doctor, get his or her opinion about whether blood pressure kiosks are right for you and if so, learn to use them properly using the right size cuff so you can get accurate readings.".

"Hypertension isn't diagnosed solely based on one reading. Inaccurate blood pressure measurements can lead to the misdiagnosis of hypertension or hypotension (low blood pressure), and people who need medical care might not seek it because they are misled by those inaccurate readings," Browning said.

grocery and retail stores, gyms, airports and hair salons. While they're convenient, they may not be right for you.

Other factors can influence blood pressure readings taken at public kiosks, including not sitting properly or not placing the cuff on the arm properly.

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example, a large man may require an extra large adult cuff, while a toddler may require an extra small cuff.

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Food and Drug Administration warns.

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Health care professionals can choose from different sizes of blood pressure cuffs to get an accurate reading. For Nike Air Vapormax Flyknit Utility Triple Black

accessible and easy to use. But it's misleading to think that the devices are appropriate for everybody. They are not one size fits all," Luke Herbertson, a biomedical engineer at the FDA, said in an agency news release.

"Many people will be outside the arm size range for a particular kiosk, and the information from that kiosk won't be reliable for them," Browning added.

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These blood pressure kiosks are available in many public places, such as pharmacies, Nike Vapormax Sale

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Having your blood pressure checked is important because it can detect high blood pressure (or "hypertension"), which increases the risk of stroke, heart attack, heart failure, kidney failure and death. In many people, the only way to detect high blood pressure is to get a blood pressure reading, the FDA said.

Most kiosks have just one fixed size cuff and the reading is only reliable if the user's arm fits that cuff size.

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If you do get what appears to be an alarming blood pressure reading at a kiosk, don't overreact.

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