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Stress and Heart Health

The Super Bowl, Stress and Heart Health

Carol J. Scott, M.D. | Posted 04.03.2013 | Healthy Living
Carol J. Scott, M.D.

This Sunday, being an avid fan during the Super Bowl game could prove deadly. According to a 2011 study published in the journal Clinical Cardiology, the emotional stress experienced by fans of a losing team could increase an individual's risk of heart attack.

Is There a Mind/Body Connection in Hypertension?

Samuel J. Mann, M.D. | Posted 03.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Samuel J. Mann, M.D.

If day-to-day stress and anger and anxiety are not causes of hypertension, do I believe that there is a mind/body connection in hypertension? Yes, I absolutely do. But the connection is very different from what most people think.

Is The News Stressing You Out? How To Better Manage Your Reactions

HeartMath LLC | Posted 01.14.2013 | Healthy Living
HeartMath LLC

For many of us, the stress bath emotional state has become the norm, so learning how to manage our reactions to news has never been more vital to our health and relationships.

Stress Puts The Heart At Risk: 12 Ways To Chill Out

Health | Amanda Gardner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Can stress hurt your heart? The evidence is piling up that the answer is -- yes, stress is bad for your ticker. "There are studies to show that st...