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Is a weak/shallow heart beat a sign of heart problems? Do I need to seek attention right away?

Is a weak/shallow heart beat a sign of heart problems? Do I need to seek attention right away?

Need be examined: First we need to know if this is something new and how long this has been happening. In the absence of any illness or symptoms (fatigue, shortness of breath, weakness etc), I suspect that this is just your own perception. If you are concerned and this is something new, you should consult your doctor about it. If you have symptoms, you need to seek attention immediately. ...Read more

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Hi I had a little chest pain that moved into my back and am having shallow heart beat / irregular heart beat what could it be and should I be seen?

Hi I had a little chest pain that moved into my back and am having shallow heart beat / irregular heart beat what could it be and should I be seen?

Chest pain palpitations: You could have a variety of conditions, anywhere from atrial fibrillation to pericarditis, seek evaluation in person or via Health Tap Concierge ...Read more

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I'm dizzy with strong heart beats, shallow breath?

I'm dizzy with strong heart beats, shallow breath?

Please see doc: When someone tells me they have strong heart beats (which can mean palpitations or skipped beats or even a racing heart) and shallow breath- without any further information- my answer is to see a doctor as soon as possible. There are many things that can cause this - but we worry about bad things with the heart and lungs. 911 or emergency room, please seek help immediately. ...Read more

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Is 108 a good heart beat?

Is 108 a good heart beat?

Depends on situation: Resting heart rates normally fall between 60-100. If the heart rate is rapid, or greater than 100, it's considered a "tachycardia". Changes in rate brought about by variations in activity, diet, medication and age are normal and common. When a heart begins to race for no apparent reason, however, it can be a sign of an abnormality in the electrical pathway and is cause for evaluation. See PCP. ...Read more

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What is a by gemini heart beat?

What is a by gemini heart beat?

-geminal?: You're probably referring to a bi- or trigeminal heart beat. Typically, it refers to premature heat contractions that occur every two (bi) or three (tri) heart beats. ...Read more

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Is a heart beat of 128 BPM high?

Is a heart beat of 128 BPM high?

Yes: It's high but not necessarily abnormal. It depends on the context. ...Read more

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What is the recommend heart beat?

What is the recommend heart beat?

Heart rate: The normal heart rate at rest is 60-100 bpm. It goes faster with exertion, anxiety, stress, and medications or foods, like caffeine. It goes slower with rest and is usually the slowest during sleep. Athletic conditioning can also naturally lower your resting heart rate, sometimes down into the 40's and 50 bpm's. See your doctor if you're concerned your heart rate is too fast or slow. ...Read more

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What the ideal # for heart beat?

What the ideal # for heart beat?

Individual: "normal" range of heart rate is 60 - 100. Many highly trained athletes have lower heart rates and are perfectly fine. The best answer is where the heart is supplying enough blood to the rest of the body to keep from feeling lightheaded or having other symptoms, and not too fast either. ...Read more

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What could cause a double heart beat?

What could cause a double heart beat?

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. ...Read more

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How much can a heart beat in 1 minute?

60-80 bpm: The average heart rate for an adult ranges between 60 and 80 beats per minute while at rest. With activity or exercise it can increase up to 120-180 BPM depending on your age. Some athletes can have resting heart rates in the 40's. ...Read more

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Can static nerve cause heart beat issues?

Can static nerve cause heart beat issues?

Sciatic nerve issues: The answer to your question is "no". For a fuller description of sciatic nerve symptoms go to this link;
http://www. Tcainstitute. Com/health-library/conditions-treatments. Aspx? Chunkiid=11577. ...Read more

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One strong off heart beat. Is it normal?

One strong off heart beat. Is it normal?

Maybe normal: It may be normal to have an occasional skipped beat. Check with your primary care physician. S/he may want to do an electrocardiogram. ...Read more

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Why could someone's heart beat really hard?

Why could someone's heart beat really hard?

Many reasons: There are many reasons for having "hard" heart beats. Some of these are abnormal and some of these just indicate increased heart awareness. Some can be due to irregular beats, fast beats, skipped beats or problems with hormones or electrolytes or psychological issues. It is worth getting these checked out by a health care provider. Tell your doctor about this for a thorough evaluation. ...Read more

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What is the normal human heart beat is it 100?

Depends on your age: The following are guidelines for heart rate ranges at rest based on age:
newborns = 100-160 beats/ min (bpm)
infants/todders = 80-150 bpm
2-5 years old = 80-140 bpm
6-12 years old = 70-120 bmp
>12 years old 60-100 bmp

during exercise, maximum heart rate can be calculated by the formula 220-age. ...Read more

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What is the cauce of having heart beat faster?

What is the cauce of having heart beat faster?

Lots..: Exercise, anxiety, caffeine, over the counter decongestants.... Are a few... ...Read more

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What is a good heart beat rate for male at age 33?

What is a good heart beat rate for male at age 33?

Depends: Depends on your fitness level. The resting heart beat would be in the 50 s or 60 s if your are resonanly fit, probably in the 40s if your are athletic and over 80s or 90s if you are overweight and not very active physically. ...Read more

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They couldn't find my baby's heart beat I'm 9 weeks?

They couldn't find my baby's heart beat I'm 9 weeks?

See below: Hearing the baby's heart beat this early is sometimes difficult. An ultrasound exam should be able to detect this. Talk to your OB doctor about your concerns. ...Read more

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My 4year child heart beat 250+ why? What causes this?

My 4year child heart beat 250+ why? What causes this?

Worrisome issue: If you are counting that correctly, you need to take the kid into the hospital now. At such a rate the heart is unable to supply blood to the body efficiently so your kid needs immediate medical attention. Go now or call the ambulance! ...Read more

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How long does the heart beat after removed from body?

Automaticity: The heart will beat unattached to the body for 10 hours. ...Read more

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Why is a baby's heart beat faster than that of an adult?

Why is a baby's heart beat faster than that of an adult?

Proportional to size: Heart rates are proportional to the size of the human and in fact in all mammals the rate is generally proportional to size with just a few exceptions. Therefore a child will have a faster basic rate than an adult on average if they are otherwise normal. ...Read more

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Hoping you can tell me, is 240 BPM heart beat dangerous?

Can be: By itself, you'd probably be ok, but at 43, there's a chance of some blockage in the arteries causing chest pain or damage. These rates, by the way, are never normal, and a cardiac electrophysiologist should be consulted to figure out where it's coming from and if it can be treated (spoiler alert: if you find a good ep, it usually can). Maybe ed gerstenfeld at ucsf or eric topol @ scripps? ...Read more

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What does mean when they can't find the fetures heart beat?

What does mean when they can't find the fetures heart beat?

Two possibilities: Either one the pregnancy is going to be fine and it's just too early to detect it with that particular ultrasound. In that case, the heartbeat should definitely be detectable in a few weeks. Two there might be something wrong with the pregnancy (either a miscarriage or ectopic). ...Read more

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Does our heart beat more than a trillion times in our life?

Does our heart beat more than a trillion times in our life?

No: The rule of thumb is about a billion heart beats for every 30 years. So you would have to live to 3000 to make it to a trillion heart beats! ...Read more