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Can you tell me a normal heart rate for a 70 year old lady?

Can you tell me a normal heart rate for a 70 year old lady?

Depends: 60-100 at rest. Up to 150 with peak exercise. 45-60 if she's on medications that slow the heart (betablockers for example). ...Read more

Heart Rate (Definition)

Heart rate is a measurement of the number of times a person's heart beats in one minute. Normal heart rates vary with a person's age and with excitement and exercise. Abnormal heart rates are too slow, too fast, and/or irregular (too much ...Read more


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Docs, what's a normal resting heart rate for a 70 year old lady?

Docs, what's a normal resting heart rate for a 70 year old lady?

50-90: 50-90. (90-100 is normal but a bit high). Any medication she takes may modify her heart rate and that's a factor too. HR during sleep is normally much slower at times, even into the 30s transiently. ...Read more

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What is the ideal resting heart rate if you are a women between 60-70 years old?

What is the ideal resting heart rate if you are a women between 60-70 years old?

Variable: There are many things that can influence your resting heart rate including endocrine, genetic, familial, psychological and metabolic issues. In general your resting heart rate would be in the range of 50 to 70. If you are very athletic it will be lower and if you are obese or on medications it could be considerably higher. ...Read more

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My father has afib, 70 years old, 5'7" and weights 217lbs (he says this is his current weight). His heart rate is at 135. Is that a good afib rate?

My father has afib, 70 years old, 5'7" and weights 217lbs (he says this is his current weight). His heart rate is at 135. Is that a good afib rate?

No.: 135 is too high if obtained at rest. He may need adjustment of his medical program. A rate that fast would probably increase significantly with exertion or exercise and cause shortness of breath and fatigue. ...Read more

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I'm a 70 yr old male, 199 lb, 6' What should my heart rate, and blood pressure be? Thanks for your time.

I'm a 70 yr old male, 199 lb, 6' What should my heart rate, and blood pressure be? Thanks for your time.

Resting or max?: A resting heart rate is 60-100 bpm depending on your medical condition. Your theoretical maximum heart rate (HEAVY exertion - marathon, for example) is 220-age, or 150 bpm. You shouldn't strive for this number; 60%-80% of this (ie 90-120 bpm) is a good number for exercise. The SBP (upper) should be <120 mmHg & DBP (lower) should be <80 mmHg. SBP of 121-130 or DBP 81-90 is pre-hypertension. TTYD. ...Read more

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What is the normal heart rate for a 14 year old male while and while not exercising?

What is the normal heart rate for a 14 year old male while and while not exercising?

SSS: Normal heart rate at rest is between 60 and 70 beats per minute. In very fit individuals, it may be as low as 40 BPM without any symptoms of weakness or dizziness. Some arrhythmias may cause the hr to vary from very slow to very fast and beta blockers can be used cautiously to help regulate the rate. Sometimes they are uses in conjunction with a pacemaker which allows their use without slowing hr. ...Read more

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35 year-old female, resting heart rate 95-98, BP at rest 142/99: exercising to lose weight...Took 3 hours to recover resting pulse...So should I decrease my intensity a bit, just to be safe?

35 year-old female, resting heart rate 95-98, BP at rest 142/99: exercising to lose weight...Took 3 hours to recover resting pulse...So should I decrease my intensity a bit, just to be safe?

Get checked out.: You shouldn't take long to recover and your resting pulse is fast. Get thyroid checked along with your heart. Go see your doctor soon. ...Read more

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Hi 86- to 90 BPM heart rate  for a 26 year old smoking man?!? Is it normal?!?  

Hi 86- to 90 BPM heart rate  for a 26 year old smoking man?!? Is it normal?!?  

Normal Heart Rate: The ideal range for adult heart rate is 60-100 BPM as long as it is a regular rhythm, that is all beats are evenly spaced. If you are feeling pain, palpitations, shortness of breath or discomfort you should consult a doctor. Smoking will cause lung, heart and blood vessel damage and effect your body's ability to take in and transport oxygen, & also increase your heart rate & blood pressure. ...Read more

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Is a heart rate of 51 considered healthy or to low for a 76 year old man? And what would be the normal range for that age?

Is a heart rate of 51 considered healthy or to low for a 76 year old man? And what would be the normal range for that age?

It depends: If you feel well then rate is normal. Some meds like beta blockers or calcium channel blockers lower heart rate. Endurance athletes also have low heart rate. If you feel tired and weak or light headed, definitely see your doctor. ...Read more

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My heart rate goes up to 215 bpm when exercising, is this normal? I am 23 years old.

My heart rate goes up to 215 bpm when exercising, is this normal? I am 23 years old.

Slightly high.: According to the American Heart Association, your maximum heart rate while exercising should be about 220 minus your age. So for a 23 year old, it would be 197 beats per minute. And your target heart rate would be lower than that, about 100-170 for a 20 year old. A heart rate higher than the maximum for your age indicates you may be straining and should probably slow down. ...Read more

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What causes a heart rate of 119 and can it be lowered? 60 year old man who has had a previous heart attack, is overweight, diabetic.

What causes a heart rate of 119 and can it be lowered? 60 year old man who has had a previous heart attack, is overweight, diabetic.

Yes: Your heart rate can and should be lowered. It may be also necessary for your doctor to make sure your heart rhythm is also normal. Most of the hr treatments will also take care of the BP presuure problem. ...Read more

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What should resting (sitting) blood pressure range and heart rate be for a 60 year old men who have 3.0 CM abdominal aorta and 3.8 CM ascending aort?

What should resting (sitting) blood pressure range and heart rate be for a 60 year old men who have 3.0 CM abdominal aorta and 3.8 CM ascending aort?

125/75 range: Based on the ascending aorta measurement probably 125/75 is a reasonable goal. Beta blockers and angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors are preferred agents. ...Read more

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What is the heart rate when an 11 year old child is jogging or running 1 mile?

What is the heart rate when an 11 year old child is jogging or running 1 mile?

Varies: The pulse rate depends on the child's health, level of physical and emotional maturity, extent of preparation, body mass, and gender. The pulse should not exceed 180, but in an accomplished expert runner, it well be quite less. ...Read more

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Is 72 a good heart rate of a 29 year old woman that's 52' and 192 pounds?

Is 72 a good heart rate of a 29 year old woman that's 52' and 192 pounds?

Yes: About 95% of people have a resting heart rate between 50-96 beats per minute. The major concern is the weight, however. ...Read more

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Is a heart rate of 65 bad for a 17 year old male?

Is a heart rate of 65 bad for a 17 year old male?

Resting heart rate: Normal resting heart rate may be quite different among healthy individuals. 65 is normal, but "bad" or "good" resting heart rate is not very meaningful. Often very fit athletes will have a slower resting heart rate but not always. Heart rate beat to beat variability is a little more informative about cardiovascular fitness. ...Read more

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I am a 17-year-old female and my heart rate is 145?

I am a 17-year-old female and my heart rate is 145?

Tachycardia: See a cardiologist to find out why you have a rapid heart rate. Also get your thyroid tested to make sure you are not hyperthyroid. ...Read more

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What is the average heart rate for a 15 year old boy?

What is the average heart rate for a 15 year old boy?

Heart rate: Seventy two is the normal heart rate for a 15 year old boy. ...Read more

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What is the normal heart rate for 23 year old female?

What is the normal heart rate for 23 year old female?

HR can be variable: When resting, normal hrs are 60-80 beats per minute. But younger and healthy people can often have hr below 60 as slow as in the 40s. Lance armstrong was known for having his hr in the 30s.
When under stress or exercising the hr can accelerate to over 100bpm and much more if needed. Everyone's maximum hr is calculated by taking 220-age (yrs). ...Read more

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What is considered a high heart rate for a 35 year old female?

What is considered a high heart rate for a 35 year old female?

High or max?: Maximum normal HR for a 35 yo female is in the range of 185. This is the rate one could expect to achieve under maximal load/workout. In general, a resting heart rate would be ...Read more

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My heart rate is 113 I'm 22 year old male should I be worried?

My heart rate is 113 I'm 22 year old male should I be worried?

Fast heart rate: You need to be checked to find the cause. It could be thyroid problem. anemia, hypoglycemia, sleep apnea. If those ruled out then see a heart doctor for a work up. ...Read more

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What is a dangerous heart rate for a 51 year old female at rest?

What is a dangerous heart rate for a 51 year old female at rest?

Resting HR: HR is usually between 60-90, 72 is best. We usually don't worry till < 45 or 40 (may not perfuse enough), as athletes may have HR in 50's, or higher than 100 (120-130 is really more worrisome (beating to fast to perfuse), 100 just tells us to evaluate why high). Hypo/hyperthoridism affect HR, medications (caffeine/alcohol/), POTS, cardiac issues, rare conditions like carcinoid/ f/u/ w/ doc, ...Read more

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I am 21 year old and my heart rate is 116, should I be worried?

I am 21 year old and my heart rate is 116, should I be worried?

That's a bit: Fast. If that is your normal heart rate, you need to be on a beta blocker to slow your heart down. See your Dr. Or a Cardiologist for this. ...Read more

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What the average heart rate for a 50 year old female when resting?

60-100 beats per min: The average varies depending on someone's medications, overall health, level of activity, etc. However, the typical average can range anywhere between 60 to 100 beats per minute. ...Read more

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What's the average heart rate for a 17 year old female (110 pounds)?

What's the average heart rate for a 17 year old female (110 pounds)?

Average HR: Average HR for healthy teens/adults is 60-100 beats per minute. More active individuals tend to have lower HRs. ...Read more

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My heart rate is 113 and my sp O2 is 91 I'm 27 year old femal Is that normal?!!

My heart rate is 113 and my sp O2 is 91 I'm 27 year old femal Is that normal?!!

Heart rate: Hi, the heart rate is slightly high which could be due to stress, Anemia, activity, etc the O2sat is slightly low but who checked this, was the pulse oximetry attached right, was your finger cold, r u wearing nail polish, a lot of moisturizing cream, what altitude r u living? Do you have Asthma? ...Read more

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