Infant Pulse Rate
According to the National Institutes of Health, the normal pulse rate of a newborn infant will be between 100 and 160 beats per minute.
Pulse Rate for Children 10 and Under
Children ages 12 months to 10 years have a normal pulse rate of 70 to 120 beats per minute.
Pulse Rate for Children Over 10 and Adults
The typical pulse rate in children over 10, adults and senior citizens will be 60 to 100 beats per minute (lower for professional athletes, according to the NIH).
Normal Blood Pressure
According to the NIH, normal blood pressure is 120/80 or under.
Prehypertension and High Blood Pressure
A measure of 121/81 through 139/89 is considered prehypertension, a condition of elevated blood pressure that is not as serious as hypertension or high blood pressure. A measure of 140/90 or higher is considered hypertension, which can lead to strokes, heart attacks or kidney failure.