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How stress may increase risk of heart disease and stroke
 

How stress may increase risk of heart disease and stroke

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Heightened activity in the amygdala -- a region of the brain involved in stress -- is associated with a greater risk of heart disease and stroke, according to a study that provides new insights into the possible mechanism by which stress can lead to cardiovascular disease in humans.
 
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14 Jan 2017 - General