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Im 14 and have a question about my 216 bpm heart rate

Im 14 and im resting heart rate is 216 bpm i had to take it for school and now im scared.
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12492606 tn?1459874033
I don't understand your post.  Did you take a stimulant?
995271 tn?1463924259
perhaps a mistake?  Talk to your parents.
1124887 tn?1313754891
If your resting heart rate was constantly 216, you would have been dead a long time ago. So you can be very certain it's not. However, talk to your parents and see your family physician/doctor. No need to worry if you don't need to. If you have a rapid heart rate, it can be treated if necessary.
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