How to Measure Heart Rate Without a Monitor?

Answer You don't need a monitor or special equipment to calculate your heart rate -- the number of times your heart beats per minute -- to ascertain how hard you are exercising and evaluate your level of ... Read More »

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How to Buy a Heart Rate Monitor?

Whether you're a runner or just someone who needs to measure the rate of his heartbeat frequently, a heart rate monitor can pay for itself many times over with continued use. Read the following tip... Read More »

What is the difference between heart rate monitor watches and which is the best?

Read the online reviews of the watches you might be interested in buying.

Which Polar heart rate monitor is recommended for swimming?

Polar recommends using their heart rate monitors that come with T-Series transmitters because they are 100 percent waterproof. These include the Polar T31, T31C and T61. Polar notes that all of the... Read More »

Are there any problems with the Polar RS800 heart rate monitor?

On One Hand: It Received Excellent ReviewsThe RS800 heart rate monitor, manufactured by Polar, received generally excellent reviews. The website Heart Rate Monitor Fitness gave it a 4.69 rating, to... Read More »