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Old 06-23-2014, 06:57 AM   #1
Voula Karavias
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Heart Conditions

Hi there, Has anyone had any experience working with clients that come to them with a heart problem?? Is there any articles featuring success stories on clients with heart conditions that benefited from CrossFit, or any science backed up articles??? I have a guy that wants to see some evidence before he commits to CrossFit. He has had stent?? thank you
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Old 06-30-2014, 05:47 PM   #2
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Re: Heart Conditions

He/she needs to talk to their cardiologist about HIIT in general. A good place to start with them is referring to a cardiac rehab program which goes through a regimented exercise process depending on the abilities of the patient. Pretty much any hospital that puts in stents will have a cardiac rehab program. Hope this helps.
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