When you run around a lot, you probably feel your heart
beating steady in your chest. But sometimes it can feel like your heart is racing
or fluttering, or that your heart has skipped a beat. This kind of feeling is called
Exercise can cause palpitations, but so can having a lot of caffeine,
feeling stressed, or smoking cigarettes.
Most of the time, palpitations are harmless, but sometimes they can be part of a bigger
health problem. If you ever have them, you should tell your mom or dad.