According To Scientists, A Broken Heart Can Cause As Much Damage As A Heart Attack
January 29, 2018
Many people become heartbroken for different reasons. It is often a very difficult time, but it is said that over time everything will pass and all wounds will heal. Yet, recent studies have found an important link between having a broken heart and our health.
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The broken heart syndrome is called takotsubo. It is usually triggered by mourning and occurs when the stress of the event causes dizziness and weakening of the heart muscle. Until recently, doctors thought the damage was temporary.