Thread: PR low 40's....
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Old 10-06-2005, 06:26 PM   #5
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Re: PR low 40's....

My heart rate drops into the high 40's when resting, my Dr. said that is normal for some people. I do not know if your husbands rate is resting or just sitting down and taking the rate. If I am cleaning or busy doing things and sit down and take my rate it is in the high 60's to mid 70's.

Well conditioned people have lower heart rates from what I have read, I am not well conditioned as I am 64 years old. My husband recently had a heart attack and is on meds to keep his pulse rate low, usually is in the mid 50's at rest.

Of course it is always better to get checked by a Dr.

Linda
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