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My five day old newborn had her first checkup, doctor said she has a low heart rate at 90bpm. Me and wife are freaking out! is this dangerous?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics

In brief: Heart rate

No reason to freak out.
Your baby' s heart rate is normal heart rate can vary between 70 and 120 bpm. Enjoy your baby with a clear head.

In brief: Heart rate

No reason to freak out.
Your baby' s heart rate is normal heart rate can vary between 70 and 120 bpm. Enjoy your baby with a clear head.
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