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Antipsychotics Heart Attack Risk Among Elderly With Dementia

Antipsychotics Heart Attack Risk Among Elderly With Dementia | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it

A study reveals that antipsychotic drugs can increase the risk of heart attack in older patients with dementia.

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Health Psychology and Heart Disease

Health Psychology and Heart Disease | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it

Health psychology and heart disease seem to go hand in hand. Why? Because heart disease, as well as other diseases that we suffer, are influenced by our attitudes and belief systems.

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Robotic therapy may provide lasting gains for immobilized stroke survivors

Robotic therapy may provide lasting gains for immobilized stroke survivors | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it

Severely impaired stroke survivors could walk better when a robotic assist system was added to conventional rehabilitation, according to a study in Stroke: Journal of the American Heart Association.

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Marriage: it helps mend broken hearts

Marriage: it helps mend broken hearts | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it
Married adults who undergo heart surgery are more than three times more likely to survive the next three months than single people who have the same surgery, a new study finds.
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A Broken Heart Breaks Your Heart, Literally !

A Broken Heart Breaks Your Heart, Literally ! | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it
According to an article published in Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association, heart attack risk after bereavement is much higher for several weeks after the loss.
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Depression can lead to heart disease

Depression can lead to heart disease | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it
Depression may have more far-reaching consequences than previously believed. Recent data suggests that individuals who suffer from a mood disorder could be twice as likely to have a heart attack compared to individuals who are not depressed.
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