What Types of Jobs Increase the Risk for Heart Attacks?

submitted by: admin on 10/17/2013

 

People with demanding jobs and not much freedom to make decisions are more stressed out and have a 23% higher risk for a heart attack according to a study published in the September 2012 issue of the Lancet. Among about 200,000 people 30,000 had job strain and 2,300 had a heart attack over about a 7 year period.

Stress causes insomnia that leads to insulin and leptin resistance, and the development of type 2 diabetes and obesity. With a high unemployment rate this problem becomes even worse...

 

 

 

 

What Types of Jobs Increase the Risk for Heart Attacks?

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