Normal respiratory rate can vary by age and gender, but for most adults, it falls in between 12 and 18 breaths per minute. Consistently abnormal respiratory rates can be a sign of a serious medical issue. More »

Age, gender, exercise, fever, dehydration, certain medications and various medical conditions affect the rate of respiration, according to Dr. Lynne Eldridge for Stress, anger, pain and panic attacks can have ... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

The normal heart rate for a child varies depending on the age of the child. MedlinePlus reports that newborns have a resting heart rate of 70 to 190 beats per minute, whereas children ages 1 to 2 have a resting heart rat... More »

The typical respiratory rate for adults is 12 to 18 breaths per minute, according to Newborns and infants through age 1 have the highest respiratory rates at 30 to 60 breaths per minute More »

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. More » Health Medical Ranges & Levels

A normal heartbeat for adults and children over the age of 10 is 60 to 100 beats per minute, according to MedlinePlus; however, certain factors can influence heart rate. The American Heart Association states that unusual... More » Health Medical Ranges & Levels

The normal heart rate for a specific age can be found at a variety of sources, but Mayo Clinic states that the normal heart rate for adults can range from 60 to 100 beats per minute. To check an individual's heart rate, ... More »