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A 19-year-old male asked:

For the last week i have had substantial heart palpitations, keeping me from sleeping at night. can anxiety do that? for that long?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Palpitations: Palpitations have many causes from anxiety through anatomic and physiologic abnormalities. The feeling of bounding usually relates to the volume of blood pumped with each palpitation. There is no simple single answer for the question. If you're bothered by the feeling should consult a dr. To see if the problem can be clarified.

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