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What are the consequences for decreased heart rate that varies with respiration?

Probably nothing. Heart rate varies with respiration normally. It is usually not sensible however. A low heart rate may be a normal occurrence in a conditioned person, however if the low heart rate causes fatigue, dizziness or passing out episodes, it needs to be evaluated. Usually, a treadmill stress test is done to see if the heart rate responds appropriately, if not, the person may need a pacemaker. Read more...

What are early signs or symptoms of myocardial infarction? Rapid respiration and heart rate?

Variable. These may include: pain, pressure or a tightness in the chest with or without radiation to arm or jaw. Others include shortness of breath, sweats, fatigue, nausea and or vomiting, fast heart rate . Anxiety and a feeling of impending doom to list a few. Read more...

Cause of my anxiety I am constantly checking my breathing and heart rate, how can I stop this pattern?

Constant checking. of breath, heart, or anything else is a symptom, not the cause. After your doc has ruled out medical conditions please see a mental health professional. You MAY have an anxiety disorder focusing on health or some OCD. Peace and good health. Read more...