Children in the UK have higher resting heart rate than 30 years ago

Source: British Heart Foundation

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Date of publication: November 2013

Publication type: News item

In a nutshell:  A study conducted by University College London has found that the average resting heart beat of children has increased by 2 beats per minute which could lead to earlier development of cardiovascular disease.

Length of publication: 1 webpage

Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS library if you cannot access the full text. Follow this link to find your local NHS library.

Acknowledgement: UK Health Forum

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