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The normal resting adult heart beats regularly at an average rate of 60-100 times per minute. How fast the heart beats (heart rate) is governed by...
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Average is a tricky word when called upon to draw medical conclusions. Therefore, some considerations must be applied in analyzing normal childhood...
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A healthy resting heart rate is between 60 and 100 beats per minute for adults. But the upper end of that range may mean a greater chance of serious...
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absolutely not some one who has a heart rate like that likely has high blood pressure which causes hypertension. Go get a stress test done along with...
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A healthy blood pressure should be less than 120 mm Hg (systolic) and less than 80 mm Hg (diastolic).  A normal pulse rate for adults is 60 to...
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It takes whatever time it takes. The fitter you are, the faster it will drop, though it will always take a while to return fully to the resting rate...
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Yes, a heart rate of 50 and above is quite normal. Many young people who exercise regularly have a resting heart rate that is often in the fifties...
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the top number is a little elevated. The normal is 120/80 or close to that. The top number could be higher due to activity, smoking, eating certain...
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Great question!Many people don't realize infants have a faster heart rate than adults. A lot of people think a baby's heart rate should be...
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You should be pleased that you have a heartbeat at all.....What a fool you are by taking this odd and dangerous combination of medications and...
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Many things can cause an accelerated heart rate, including certain types of nasal sprays. For you, alcohol may be acting as a stimulant, so perhaps...
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Rather than just listing the causes, here is my approach to investigating a fast heartbeat.First, I would like to know if you have any other symptoms...
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SystolicThe top number, which is also the higher of the two numbers, measures the pressure in the arteries when the heart beats (when the heart...
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It's perfectly normal for a person's pulse and blood pressure to rise when they walk or run. This happens because the heart must pump more...
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A pulse rate is the number of heartbeats per minute. The resting pulse rate for an average adult is between 50 and 90 beats per minute.