Women More Likely To Have 'broken Heart Syndrome'

Women More Likely To Have 'Broken Heart Syndrome'

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," when sudden or prolonged stress like an emotional breakup or death causes overwhelming heart failure or heart attack-like symptoms, the first nationwide study of this finds.

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  • Why some women get broken-heart syndrome
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  • Broken Heart Syndrome
    Broken heart syndrome, also known as stress cardiomyopathy, takotsubo cardiomyopathy, or apical ballooning syndrome, is a temporary heart condition brought on by ...
    01/20/2017 - 3:05 am | View Website
  • Overview
    In broken heart syndrome, there's a temporary disruption of your heart's normal pumping function in one area of the heart.
    01/19/2017 - 8:32 pm | View Website
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  • Is Broken Heart Syndrome Real?
    The American Heart Association explains broken heart syndrome, also called stress-induced cardiomyopathy or takotsubo cardiomyopathy, can strike even if you?re healthy.
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