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According to the University of Rochester Health Encyclopedia, the usual breathing rate in an adult is 12 to 16 breaths per minute at rest. However, fever, illness or other medical conditions often affect the respiratory ...

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According to WebMD, the average respiratory rate for ages newborn to 6 months ranges from 30 to 60 breaths per minute. This is the normal rate under non-stressful conditions.

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The body burns about 70 percent of its daily calorie intake when at rest or just breathing, the average daily calorie intake needed for a male is 2500 and 2000 for a woman. This amount can vary depending on the size or a...

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The normal resting vital sign ranges for a healthy adult are a breathing rate of 12 to 18 breaths per minute, a heartbeat of 60 to 100 beats per minute, and a temperature between 97.8 to 99.1 degrees Fahrenheit, accordin...

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An adult at rest breathes about 17,280 to 23,040 times a day at 12 to 16 breaths per minute. Other factors, such as exercise and vigorous physical activity, result in more breaths per day.

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A normal resting breathing rate is 15 breaths per minute. Intense exercise may increase the breathing rate up to 40 or 50 breaths per minute. The respiration rate may remain faster and deeper than normal for up to 40 min...

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A healthy adult takes approximately 12 to 16 breaths per minute, according to the University of Rochester Medical Center. Children have higher respiratory rates. For example, an infant takes 30 to 60 breaths per minute, ...

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