Big Emotions Can Damage Your Heart
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 951 , Segment 5
Episode: China’s Poor, Stickman, Hikikomori,Broken Heart Syndrome
- Nov 26, 2018 10:00 pm
- 21:39 mins
Guest: Ilan Wittstein, Cardiologist and Assistant Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University For some people – women in particular – emotional “heartbreak” can cause the heart to break, physically. It’s called Broken Heart syndrome and researchers have known about it for a few decades, but they’re realizing it may be more common than once thought.