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Physical stress is a risk factor for broken heart syndrome

04:01 EDT 21 Jun 2017 | Medical Xpress

The loss of a loved one, a dispute with your neighbour, infections or a fall – mental and physical stress can be triggers of a broken heart (broken heart syndrome). What is more, physical stress seems to be more dangerous than emotional stress, a study of the German Centre for Cardiovascular Research (DZHK) shows.

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