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A 22-year-old female asked:

My heart rate can change quickly for ex arguing with partner(120) one minute after being in a quite spot (55-60) is this healthy?

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Dr. Laurence Badgley
General Practice 53 years experience
No: Chronic anger and ease of frustration are not conducive to general well being or cardiovascular health. Type A personalities have an elevated risk of cardiovascular events.

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Last updated Apr 12, 2016

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