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What Is Relationship Between Heart Rate And Breathing Rate
Standing erect: When you lie or sit, your body doesn't have to fight gravity to get blood to your head. When you stand up, it does, and heart rate rises and leg blood vessels tighten to maintain blood flow to your brain. Breathing is less affected. If you have heart failure, breathing and heart rate may rise upon lying down since more blood returns to the heart than it can handle and it backs up into the lungs. ...Read more
Could you tell me what are good exercise routines that can test the heart rate and breathing rate?
Aerobic exercise: Using maximal heart rate and target heart rate zones. Improve endurance and cardiac capacity by reaching 90% of mhr and staying for 2mins then resting and staying at 70% for4 mins. Increase sprinting time slowly. Stay exercising without stoping while resting after sprinting. ...Read more
Both: At high altitudes, particularly when you first arrive there, it is normal for heart rate and breathing rate to increase. Usually, once acclimated, the heart and respiratory rate should return to normal. ...Read more
Heart rate increase, breathing rate increase, dizzy, tremor, normal thyroid hormone? Happen during excitement or anxiety. Why?
Could you be pregnant? If not,
Have you had a rapid growth spurt?
Sometimes during periods of rapid growth the autonomic nervous system has trouble regulating and you may need to have more salt and water in your diet. Check for a 30 beat or more difference in hr from lying down to standing.
Sometimes, yes: If you have excess thyroid hormone, fast heart rhythm is common. Moreover, thyroid excess is an important cause of atrial fibrillation which, is most people, tends to cause a heart rate in the range of 140-180 until it's modified by medication. Other than thyroid xs, metabolism is hard to measure. How do you know yours is elevated? ...Read more
Fast metabolism?: By fast metabolism, if you mean that it's actually been measured and is abnormal such as with a suppressed thyroid stimulating hormone level, then yes - it causes fast heart rate (sinus tach), atrial fibrillation and psvt (abnormal very fast rhythms). But many people just feel that they are fast metabolizers and there is no direct correlation with heart rhythm. ...Read more
Not necessarily: Usually one's breathing and heart rate will be increased initially when moving to a higher altitude. But if one stays more than a few days it should start to decrease and go down as one gets used to being at a higher altitude. ...Read more
Heart rate and strenght of the beats changes dramatically according to my breathing. Is this normal? (16 yo and not very sporty but also not unhealty)
No: Though most people have at least a very mild fluctuation in heart rate with the respiratory cycle. This is called sinus arrythmia or sinus dysrhythmia--a normal finding. In some people, this can be quite pronounced and seem abnormal, but is perfectly normal. ...Read more
Cause of my anxiety I am constantly checking my breathing and heart rate, how can I stop this pattern?
Carson is almost 2 years old and is breathing hard and his heart rate is 145-150. Is this normal? What should I do?
10 month old's been really sick. Her temperature's been at 102 since this friday and her breathing is faster than usual and so is her heart rate. I've been wanting to take her to the emergency but I am still hoping it'll just get better. Could this sickne
Yes: Immediately. As soon as you read this. Go! ...Read more
Breathing deeply can change your heart rate...
It is normal.
Why is my breathing really slow, almost to the point where I feel like I am skipping breaths, and my heart rate really fast when I take my pulse?
Why: It's impossible to know why without you telling more about your condition as to what circumstances those occur, how long they stay, what makes them worse and what causes them to go away, etc. ...Read more
Feel like my breathing is too slow or my heart rate is too slow. Feeling anxious without the adrenaline, like I can't do anything. Is this anxiety?
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How many times a day is deep breathing exercise rec./day? What if you have work and school? I still need to keep my heart rate down. Advice please?
NoResearch, Answers: Deep breathing recommended by some, but the actual issue is relaxation, breathing, yoga, day dreaming (also called self-hypnosis), etc. Whatever works for you. People promote simplistic stuff which may, sort-of, help some (looking for mass market) yet rarely optimal for anybody. The bigger issue: reactions to life driving anger, frustration, fear, both external & especially internal (subconscious). ...Read more
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Heart rate: Not bad, I think i'll steal that one. ...Read more
When I first wake in the morning, I'm breathing fast and have fast heart rate. What does this mean? Bad dream?
Possible adrenaline: There is a circadian rhythm in your adrenaline output. Adrenaline rises in the morning and helps us get our day started. It is possible that you are recognizing this adrenaline release or that it is provoking some anxiety causing hyperventilation. Keep a diary and see your physician if your heart rate is consistently over 100 BPM are respiration above 20 per minute. ...Read more
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