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Is a heart rate of 49 beats per minute healthy?
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Dr. Steven Saunders
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In brief: Low pulse rate
Many very physically fit athletic people such as runners may have low testing heart rate in 40s and 50s however in older people and those not so fit may be a sign of heart disease or heart block or metabolic disease such as under active thyroid.

In brief: Low pulse rate
Many very physically fit athletic people such as runners may have low testing heart rate in 40s and 50s however in older people and those not so fit may be a sign of heart disease or heart block or metabolic disease such as under active thyroid.
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