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Does having an increased heart rate let you run faster?

No. Not sure i understand the question. Maximal predicted heart rate decreases naturally with age. Heart rate must increase to support increased oxygen demand. The amount of increase depends upon several factors. Your heart knows what to do! a high resting heart rate does not make anyone run any better. Read more...

Can you induce yourself to have an increased heart rate?

Absolutely. Just sit quietly and imagine the most horrible, scary thing you've ever thought and your heart will be racing in no time. (hint: certain thoughts of your boy or girlfriend can also do this). Read more...

Would having an increased heart rate let you run even faster?

Stay natural. Elite runners have slow resting heart rates from natural conditioning and efficient oxygen transport and stronger hearts more pump per squeeze need fewer beats to get job done driving your heart chemically to enhance sports performance results in arrythmias strokes death possible side effects. Read more...

What can cause sudden confusion and an increased heart rate in a 16 year old?

Many possibilities. Certainly medications and drugs can cause that combination of change. Also seizures can cause sudden confusion and elevated heart rate. Read more...

Why is it possible to burn more calories by having an increased heart rate while working out?

Calories burned. Having a higher heart rate during activity is usually due to increased intensity of activity. Increased activity intensity burns more calories for same time period. Read more...