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How many heart beats in a minute are normal?

How many heart beats in a minute are normal?

You decide: Lincoln joked that a person's legs should be long enough to reach the ground. I've examined elite athletes with heart rates below fifty, and excited teens with resting heart rates over 100. Their hearts are worknig. Just because you can measure something doesn't mean it's worth measuring. Care for your heart -- fitness, good habits, checkups -- and the beats per minute will be right for you. ...Read more

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How many heart beats a minute does healthy heart do?

How many heart beats a minute does healthy heart do?

50-90: It depends on age - children normally have faster heart rates than adults. For adults, the "official" normal resting pulse is 50-90/minute. As a rule, healthy adults tend to be at the lower end of this range. Of course your heart will beat much faster with exercise. The fastest your heart usually goes with peak exercise can be estimated as 220 minus your age. ...Read more

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How many beats per minute is normal for athletes heart rate?

How many beats per minute is normal for athletes heart rate?

Athletic heart: Typically a well-conditioned athlete's heart will run slower than normal because of well-conditioned autonomic reflexes as well as a larger stroke volume with each heart beat. It is nt uncommon to see resting heart rates in 40's-60's in such cases. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how many beats per minute is normal for a heart of 21 years?

Can you tell me how many beats per minute is normal for a heart of 21 years?

60-100: A normal heart rate for an adult is 60-100 beats per minute. This can vary, however, depending on medications, your level of physical activity, etc. ...Read more

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What is the normal heart beats per minute or hr?

What is the normal heart beats per minute or hr?

Adults: 60 to 80 bpm. Although very fit individuals frequently have heart rates in the 50s or even 49s. ...Read more

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How many beats per minute should the heart beat?

How many beats per minute should the heart beat?

Depends: Our heart works to provide adequate blood flow, usually described in liters/min.To reach this value the heart ejects a certain volume with each beat, known as the stroke volume (sv described as ml/beat). This is multiplied by the heart rate (beats/minute) to yield a volume per minute. The blood flow needed depends on what you are doing, sleeping requires alot less than exercise.The rate will vary. ...Read more

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What is a normal standing heart rate if 60-100 is a normal resting heart rate?

What is a normal standing heart rate if 60-100 is a normal resting heart rate?

The same: Your body will typically maintain your resting pulse the same either sitting or standing. If you are dehydrated or having problems with orthostatic hypotension the heart rate will increase along with a drop in BP (20 systolic or 10 diastolic). ...Read more

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My heart rate is 86 beats per minute. Is this normal?

My heart rate is 86 beats per minute. Is this normal?

Likely yes: The normal resting heart rate is 60 -100, though it's typically in the 60's - 70's. 86 is a little high but may still be normal for you. If you have any symptoms (shortness fo breath with exertion, chest discomfort, dizziness) see you doctor. ...Read more

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I have a beat of 154 per minute after jogging for exactly 1 minute and my resting heart rate is above 80 per minute is that normal?

I have a beat of 154 per minute after jogging  for exactly 1 minute and my resting heart rate is above 80 per minute is that normal?

Depends: This is probably normal and depends upon your underlying level of fitness. Individuals who engage in regular exercise typically have lower resting heart rates and lower heart rate to a given level of effort expended. If do not exercise regularly it may make sense to build up to jogging by walking first. With your history of thyroid disease, it may make sense to see your doctor to further discuss. ...Read more

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What is a normal resting heart rate in toddlers?

What is a normal resting heart rate in toddlers?

It varies: but between the ages of one and five, 80-90 on the lower end, and 140-150 on the higher end. ...Read more

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What causes heart murmurs, palpitations and a faster than normal heart beat?

What causes heart murmurs, palpitations and a faster than normal heart beat?

Stimulants: Stimulants increase the heart rate and make the heart more irritable and prone to irregular rhythms that would be perceived as palpitations. In addition to increasing the heart rate, some increase the strenght of the hear beat resulting in more blood being pumped that may cause a murmur, even in the absence of a heart defect. These stimulant may be ingested substances or internally produced. ...Read more

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How fast should a heart beat normally. Mine is on average 120.Pee min.

How fast should a heart beat normally.  Mine is on average 120.Pee min.

Too fast: If it is always that fast, you need to drop the caffeine / stimulants / antihistamines (including energy drinks). If your heart rate remains >100 whenever you check it (should only take 2-3 days to notice a change), then you should see your dr or a primary care dr for history, exam, ekg & bloodwork to see what is going on. ...Read more

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How normal is it to have skipped heart beats?

How normal is it to have skipped heart beats?

It's very common: Almost everyone will have several skipped beats each day. Stimulants, like caffeine or medications.can make it worse. Often people are unaware how frequently they occur. ...Read more

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