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Why do I have a naturally slow pulse?

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Dr. Benjamin Lerner
Surgery - Vascular

In brief: Fitness

People who exercise on a regular basis will tend to have a lower resting heartrate than others -- as long as it is not symptomatic (causing you to get light headed) it is probably normal.

In brief: Fitness

People who exercise on a regular basis will tend to have a lower resting heartrate than others -- as long as it is not symptomatic (causing you to get light headed) it is probably normal.
Dr. Benjamin Lerner
Dr. Benjamin Lerner
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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine

In brief: Heredity

Some are just born that way.
Some take medications which reduce the pulse and others exercise a lot which also tends to reduce the resting heart rate. Lastly some people have heart disease which can lower the pulse rate.

In brief: Heredity

Some are just born that way.
Some take medications which reduce the pulse and others exercise a lot which also tends to reduce the resting heart rate. Lastly some people have heart disease which can lower the pulse rate.
Dr. Dan Fisher
Dr. Dan Fisher
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