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Broken Heart Syndrome

Couple Of 83 Years Dies Just Days Apart

Posted 09.11.2013 | Weddings

After 83 years of marriage, Fresno, Calif. couple Max and LaVere Robinson died within days of each other late last month. Max, 101, died on August ...

WATCH: How Breakups Affect Your Body

Posted 05.24.2013 | Divorce

It turns out, a broken heart can take a serious toll on your health. On Thursday's episode of "The Doctors," Dr. Travis Stork walked viewers throug...

You Can Actually Die Of A Broken Heart

Posted 05.09.2013 | Weddings

It turns out there is some truth to the cliché saying, "I'm dying of a broken heart." According to the University of Rochester's Christine Thompk...

WATCH: How Love Affects Us Physically: A Heart Surgeon Weighs In

OWN | Posted 12.26.2012 | OWN

If you've ever experienced an emotional trauma so bad you thought your heart would break, you're not alone. In this clip from an episode of "SoulPanca...

Married 62 Years, They Died Hours Apart

Posted 12.08.2012 | Weddings

They enjoyed 62 loving years of marriage. Last week, Kansas couple Melvin and Doris Cornelson died within hours each other, reports local news stat...

Can You Really Die From A Broken Heart?

www.thirdage.com | Posted 01.12.2012 | Fifty

Broken heart syndrome doesn’t just exist in fairy tales. According to a new study published the Journal of the American Heart Association, heart att...

Are Women More LIkely To Have 'Broken Heart Syndrome?'

AP | MARILYNN MARCHIONE | Posted 01.16.2012 | Women

ORLANDO, Fla. — A woman's heart breaks more easily than a man's. Females are seven to nine times more likely to suffer "broken heart syndrome,"...