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Date of publication: July 2017
Publication type: News item
In a nutshell: “Long working days can cause heart problems, study says,” The Guardian reports.
Researchers found people who work 55 or more hours a week had an increased risk of developing a type of irregular heartbeat known as atrial fibrillation, where the heart can beat very fast.
Complications of atrial fibrillation include stroke and heart failure.
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