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Is my heart rate fast or slow at 88?
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Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine
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In brief: Normal range @ rest
60-99 BPM is a normal heart rate at rest.
Aerobically fit people often have lower resting/exercise heart rate, thus better--well conditioned heart pumps better and thus does not have to pump as many times/min. Runners/swimmers/bicyclers/athletes often have nice and slow heart rate. Keep a healthy heart duceduce9..Good luck.

In brief: Normal range @ rest
60-99 BPM is a normal heart rate at rest.
Aerobically fit people often have lower resting/exercise heart rate, thus better--well conditioned heart pumps better and thus does not have to pump as many times/min. Runners/swimmers/bicyclers/athletes often have nice and slow heart rate. Keep a healthy heart duceduce9..Good luck.
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