Can being angry damage your heart? When I am angry I feel my heart pounding.

Anger. is a normal human emotion. It can be used constructively or distructively, your choice. If your anger is to the point that it interferes w/relationships, work, etc. please see a clinical psychologist for some anger management training. Heart can pound when angry but please see your doctor to make sure all is well. Peace and good health.

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