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Im 38 yrs old and why do I get heart palpitations?
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In brief: Heart palpitations
Many reasons. Anxiety, thyroid disorder, medications, .
Abnormal amino / neurotransmitter, abnormal adrenal function, bad sleep, .Anemia, bad digestion.

In brief: Heart palpitations
Many reasons. Anxiety, thyroid disorder, medications, .
Abnormal amino / neurotransmitter, abnormal adrenal function, bad sleep, .Anemia, bad digestion.
Dr. Lourdes Margarita Landron-Garcia
Dr. Lourdes Margarita Landron-Garcia
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Dr. Lourdes Margarita Landron-Garcia
When the anemia is present with low hemoglobin , low iron, low transferring will be reported, , then low O2 to the brain and vitals organ, and the heart increase the frequency because the demand, you easily feel anxious and palpitations, some together with fatigue .and others symptoms,
Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Many possibilities
Could be anxiety, too much caffeine.
Too much alcohol, too much smoking, decongestants, illicit drugs, mitral valve prolapse, medication, electrolyte problems, etcetera.

In brief: Many possibilities
Could be anxiety, too much caffeine.
Too much alcohol, too much smoking, decongestants, illicit drugs, mitral valve prolapse, medication, electrolyte problems, etcetera.
Dr. Mark Stern
Dr. Mark Stern
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