Broken Heart Syndrome

November 21, 2011

According to a newly released nationwide study at the University of Arkansas. women are seven times more likely to suffer from “broken heart syndrome”.  And, it’s tougher on older women.

Broken heart syndrome is real and happens when a sudden shock (such as learning of an affair) or prolonged stress causes heart attack-like symptoms or heart failure. The good news is people rarely die from it.  See article
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