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Why does your heart rate increase when you sneeze or cough or breath deep in and out?

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Dr. Salman Saeed
Neurology
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In brief: Valsalva Manuver

When you do the mentioned activities, you trigger what is called valsalva reflex that make your heart rate go up.

In brief: Valsalva Manuver

When you do the mentioned activities, you trigger what is called valsalva reflex that make your heart rate go up.
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