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Can people cause their own strokes through worry?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Andrew Reeves
Neurology

In brief: Fortunately, no!

...or we'd almost all have strokes.

In brief: Fortunately, no!

...or we'd almost all have strokes.
Dr. Andrew Reeves
Dr. Andrew Reeves
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Dr. Foster Carr
General Practice

In brief: Yes

Anxiety and stress increases heart rate, blood pressure, and blood flow to the brain.
These conditions increase the risk of stroke.

In brief: Yes

Anxiety and stress increases heart rate, blood pressure, and blood flow to the brain.
These conditions increase the risk of stroke.
Dr. Foster Carr
Dr. Foster Carr
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