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06 Aug 2007

6yr old -elevated pulse
My 6yr old daughters heartbeat is sometimes very fast, even when she us lying down or watching TV. Do I need to be concerned?
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Shamy
Children do have faster heartbeats and lower blood pressures than adults. Children 1-8 years old can have a pulse of 80-100 per minute which is still normal for their age.
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