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Get Empowered with Omron Connect App

Get Empowered with Omron Connect App

At Omron, we understand that taking the readings is not the only challenge. Regular consultation with your physician is also equally important for devising an accurate treatment plan. We believe in empowering our customers to step up and take charge of their health irrespective of any limitations.  Hence, our BLE...

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Hypertension Management during the current crisis

Hypertension Management during the current crisis

Hypertension is amongst one of the precursors of comorbidities. Almost 30 percent of the patients who succumbed during the current pandemic were reported to be suffering from High Blood Pressure (Original Statistic from this link: https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)30566-3/fulltext_).  Health data shared by government officials also reflect on the fact that the rate...

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How to Manage Blood Pressure during Pregnancy?

Hypertension is the most common medical problem encountered by pregnant women, complicating up to 10% of pregnancies worldwide. It may be presented as pre-existing hypertension before pregnancy, or developed for the first time in pregnancy. Accordingly, hypertensive disorders during pregnancy are classified as chronic hypertension, preeclampsia-eclampsia, preeclampsia on top...

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Ideal Blood Pressure and Its Importance

The World Health Organization attributes hypertension, or high blood pressure, as the leading cause of death due to cardiovascular diseases. Hypertension is often called the Silent Killer as it has no symptoms. The only way to know if you are hypertensive is by measuring your blood pressure. According to...

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7 Common Complications of High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure, or hypertension, is known as a silent killer as no symptoms are usually presented. The prevalence of hypertension increases further with age, affecting 75% of people over the age of 70. All adults 18 years and older should be screened for high blood pressure. If left...

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Daily Habits that Can Help Lower Blood Pressure

Appropriate lifestyle modifications are fundamental steps to help lower your blood pressure. Whether you are hypertensive, prehypertensive or on the normal blood pressure range, these daily habits can reduce your risks of getting hypertension. Not only that, you might delay, avoid or reduce the need of hypertension medications: Exercise is...

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What To Look For When Choosing A Blood Pressure Monitor?

Self-monitoring of blood pressure at home is an important adjunct to clinic measurement by providing supplementary information to practicing doctors. It enables more precise diagnosis and treatment in the long-term follow up of hypertension. It also allows multiple readings averaged over time and measurements were done in your usual...

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14 foods that everyone should have for a healthy heart

Are you worried about your waistline because you are gaining instead of losing weight? More importantly, are you worried about your cardiovascular health? You must’ve known that along with regular exercise and healthy lifestyle changes, you also have to practice eating the right diet in order to fill the...

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Fact vs fiction: the truth behind common asthma myths

As many as 334 million people worldwide may be affected by asthma, according to the Global Asthma Network, but it’s still a condition that’s often misunderstood. Here we separate fact from fiction by debunking some of the most common asthma myths. Exercise is just as important for asthmatics as it...

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Cleansing, is it a healthy practice?

It is that time of the year again. With our digestive system trying to recover from the trinity of festive indulgence, some may find themselves resolved to embark on a healthier lifestyle, and they hope to achieve it quickly. Enter cleansing, or detoxification. Cleansing regimens are widely publicised in the media. They are...

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