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Why does the heart rate increase when you have a cold?

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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine

In brief: Dehydration from

Stress of any type increases heart rate illness is on the stress list also fevers diarrhea vomiting cause dehydration low blood volume pump needs to speeds up to compensate.

In brief: Dehydration from

Stress of any type increases heart rate illness is on the stress list also fevers diarrhea vomiting cause dehydration low blood volume pump needs to speeds up to compensate.
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