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110 Heart Rate At Rest
I just wanted to know my heart rate at rest is 55 and during the day I've checked it and it doesn't go higher than 84 should I be worried ?
Normal range: 50's-80's for a rest heart rate is within normal variation. If the heart rate does not increase with significant exertion, that could be of concern. Two ways to evaluate if heart rate accelerates appropriately (chronotrophic competence) would be with a treadmill stress test, or with a 24 hour Holter monitor to track heart rate variability. ...Read more
When I'm anxious my heart rate at rest is about 105, when I'm relaxed its about 65. Should I be worried that my HR increases only when I'm anxious?
Brain --》Heart: This is fairly common and can be thought of as part of our fight - flight reflexes. There are nerve connections between the heart and the brain that can lead to either fast or slow heart rate. See your doctor about your anxiety. Relaxation techniques may help you to better control your heart rate. ...Read more
If your: EKG is normal (One will do) and you have no symptoms that probably means a NORMAL and well "conditioned" heart! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more
I know 60-100 is the range for normal hear rate. But what is the best range for a heart rate at rest?
If somebody has a rapid heart rate at rest, almost 90 - 100 - for a very long time, is that dangerous for the heart? How can I decrease that rate?
Heart rate: A normal heart rate ranges from 60 to 100 beats a minute. A heart beat that is in the higher range of normal could indicate several things- one of them could be thyroid trouble. Medications can also affect the heart rate. You should review with your doc. Finally deconditioning or lack of exercise can contribute. Hope your health gets better! ...Read more