Please wait...
1800-212-7858 (Toll Free)
9:00am - 8:00pm IST all days

or

Thanks, You will receive a call shortly.
Customer Support

You are very important to us

For any content/service related issues please contact on this toll free number

022-62211530

Mon to Sat - 11 AM to 8 PM

Why does our heart beat faster when we excercise.

Asked by somyap 18th April 2010, 6:06 AM
Answered by Expert
Answer:

The rate of breathing increases during vigorous exercise. This is because the body needs more energy which can be released only if greater amounts of oxygen reach the cells. But more oxygen can reach the cells only if more blood reaches the cells. Hence heart has to pump more blood due to which it begins to beat faster.

 

Kindly post each query separately.

 

Answered by Expert 18th April 2010, 8:00 AM
Rate this answer
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10

You have rated this answer /10

Your answer has been posted successfully!

Chat with us on WhatsApp