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how could stess cause heart disease?

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External Stress : sometimes raises certain hormones in your body that over time may cause injuries to your blood vessels and or/ vital organs.

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Please suggest what foods can help reverse heart disease?

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One that lower: Your cholesterol like a plant based diet.
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What's the primary chemical in cigarettes that causes heart disease?

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