What causes high pulse rate during pregnancy?

Answer It is drop in vascular resistance caused by progesterone that leads to an increase in pulse, and decrease in blood pressure.

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What Causes High Neutrophils And Low Lymphocytes During Pregnancy?

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What range is considered a high pulse rate?

A normal adult heart rate is 60-80. (80-100 is NOT normal.) Your heart rate can be high for a lot of reasons: exercise, anxiety, caffeine, dehydration (even just not drinking enough can do it), l... Read More »

25-year-old female with moderately high blood pressure and rather high pulse rate - should I be concerned?

Yes be very concerned! Get on some meds. really. Save your life!!

Why would the pulse rate be elevated during a heat stroke?

Normal body temperature for humans is 98.6 degrees. In heatstroke, the temperature can reach 104 degrees, creating a life-threatening situation. Our bodies try correcting the malfunction with numer... Read More »