A 41-year-old male asked:
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hi there, my heart rate peaks between 185 & 193 during exercise(strenuous). i am fairly fit exercising at 70-80% hrm 4x per week. is it a concern?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Exercise: Avoid peak exercise rates.You can accomplish sufficient exercise at the lower heart rate without the additional stress
Answered on Apr 17, 2018

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