A 33-year-old member asked:
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how come my average resting heart rate increased so much?

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Dr. Jimmy Bowen
33 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Heart rate: Lack of efficiency due to lack of cardiovascular fitness, use of stimulants such as caffeine, possible disease such as hyperthyroidism or anemia.
Answered on Apr 4, 2019

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No : no - that's in the normal range. No worries.

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