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Having your blood pressure checked

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  1. A nurse (or doctor) will tell you why they want to take your blood pressure.

  2. They will put the cuff around your arm.

  3. They will fill the cuff with air.
    The cuff will feel tight.

  4. They will remove the cuff from your arm.

  5. They will tell you what your blood pressure is.

  6. They will write down what your blood pressure is.