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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Sinus Bradycardia: Many people run that range of sinus bradycardia during sleep without any consequence. If you have no structural heart disease and run rates over 50-55 ... Read More

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Bradycardia: slow resting heart rate is common in highly trained aerobic athletes
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jordan Safirstein
20 years experience Cardiology
Bradycardia: Bradycardia, as long as it orginates from the sinus node, is not a pathologic finding and in fact, is a very common finding in well-conditioned athlet ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brent Galloway
14 years experience Family Medicine
Olympics: It is very common for people who are in pretty good shape to have a heart rate in the 50s, this is called bradycardia. You do not necessarily have to ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Heart rate: If you feel fine and rate increases normally with exercise you probably are fine.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Not to worry: Your heart adjusts its rate to your needs like a finely tuned race car engine. If your heart is beating more slowly ("idling"), it reflects reduced me ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
A resting or sleep-: -ing HR is usually lower than if active. A HR that fluctuates as U say, is not sleeping, as U need 2 B awake 2 count it. The only way to find out if i ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
Expected.: An asymptomatic resting sinus bradycardia in an athletically fit individual is a normal expectation.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Safford
35 years experience Critical Care
Cardiology: Athletes often have different "normal" cardiac physiology. However anytime there is a question it is best to be evaluated by a cardiologist. Ecg is ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Stern
46 years experience Cardiology
Slow heart rate: It just means a slow heart rate ( low pulse rate).

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