Quick question for the extreme current/former athletes out there...Ry had his 6 month rheumy check up today, and his resting heart rate was 48. Does that seem a bit low for 17 year old? He's elite level soccer player and very fit.

Kim: finishing the PhD SOMETIME in 2013! Dx'd with Undifferentiated Spondyloropathy (officially!) in October 2010 and gastroperesis in August 2011, now adding Sjorgren's and VERTIGO to the mix. Mom to 1 daughter with AS (on FULL disability), and 2 sons with UDiff (1 a graphic designer-freelance and 1 an elite level soccer player). Taking Enbrel (Oct. 2012) and Sulfasalezine (spring? 2011)