Anger increases chance of heart attack

Source: BBC News

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Date of publication: March 2014

Publication type: News item

In a nutshell:  A systematic review published in the European Heart Journal has found that in the two hour period following an angry outburst, the risk of heart attack increased by five times the amount and a stroke risk increases by three times.

Length of publication: 1 webpage

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Acknowledgement: UK Health Forum

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