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Can hot water raise your heart rate?

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Dr. Michael Zevitz
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Yes

Particularly if the water temperature is very high, like in a jacuzzi or whirlpool.
However, the elevation in heart rate is usually temporary and not dangerous unless an individual has severe underlying heart disease.

In brief: Yes

Particularly if the water temperature is very high, like in a jacuzzi or whirlpool.
However, the elevation in heart rate is usually temporary and not dangerous unless an individual has severe underlying heart disease.
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