According to a Department of Health survey, half of the 12 million hypertensive Filipinos are unaware of their condition and the threat it poses. Hypertension-related complications cause the death of 120,000 Filipinos annually, making it the leading cause of mortality in the Philippines.
Early detection is key to managing high blood pressure. Monitoring it regularly at home helps manage it and prevent complications; the relaxed setting in a familiar place also reduces the incidence of white coat and masked hypertension, conditions wherein the blood pressure readings are influenced by the environment.
Omron Healthcare offers a variety of innovative wrist blood pressure monitors that enables individuals to check their BP at home, or anywhere.
The HEM-6232T uses Bluetooth connectivity to make health tracking simpler and easier. The unit lets users access their data anywhere, get detailed visual insights, track health progress, and manage their lifestyle via the BP Diary.
The wrist-type BP monitor, with the flexible cuff type and 100 memory, makes measuring, synching, and sharing of readings convenient via the Omron Connect app that assists users in recording, viewing, and managing their health data on their smartphone.
The HEM-6181, meanwhile, ensures convenient blood pressure monitoring with its advanced measurement posture guide sensor to ensure the user’s arm is at the proper angle for an accurate and precise reading.
The portable wrist blood pressure monitor also comes with body movement detection, hypertension indicator, and irregular heartbeat detection. It features 60 sets of measurement and an Intelliwrap cuff for reliable readings anywhere.
Finally, the HEM-6161 is the ideal wrist blood pressure monitor for an on-the-go lifestyle. With 30 sets of measurement and Intelliwrap, this clinically validated device is built to detect irregular heartbeat and loaded by cuff wrap guidelines to ensure continuous proper blood pressure readings.
These new Omron digital home blood pressure monitors are available in major drugstores nationwide as well as on Lazada and Shopee.
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