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A 26-year-old female asked:

I usually get heart palpitations normally and tests say my heart is "perfectly normal"i don't see how but anyway why do they get worse in cold weather?

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Dr. Eva Hausnerova
Cardiac Electrophysiology 42 years experience
Healthy life style: 1. Evaluation of cardiac structure, function 2.. Holter monitoring to r/o arrhytmia 3. Stress testing to evaluate BP nad hr during exercise 4. Tsh, k, mg anemia r/o 4. Sleep enough, be happy.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Palpitations: These are caused by many things. Stress, excitement, irritants both physical and chemical, pressure like a hiatal hernia or esophageal push or pull, and primary heart things, the causes are very many in number.

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Last updated Mar 23, 2015

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