Detailed Information about Rapid Heart Rate

What are the basics of heart rate?

Heart rate, also called pulse, refers to how many times your heart beats in one minute. Heart rates vary from individual to individual. The normal range of the resting heart rate is 60-100 beats in one minute. Abnormal heart rate may indicate many health problems.

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What should you do?

Overweight people are more likely to have a rapid heart rate, check your body mass — BMI calculator

People with high blood pressure are at higher risk of a rapid heart rate, check your blood pressure here.

Diet and lifestyle changes can help lower your heart rate. Here are some suggestions.


If you have experienced a rapid heart rate for a long time, you may develop severe complications, including:

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