Can an athlete play with a pacemaker?
As an athlete, having a pacemaker installed can raise a few questions about your sports career. From what I've learned, playing sports with a pacemaker isn't completely off the table. However, it largely depends on the specific sport, level of physical exertion, and the individual's overall health. Doctors usually advise against contact sports to avoid potential damage to the pacemaker. So, while an athlete can continue their passion, they may need to adapt their activities to ensure their health isn't compromised.read more