Science Daily: Chronic exposure to excess noise may increase risk for heart disease, stroke

| Posted in Brain Education, Brain Injury, Brain Research

Exposure to environmental noise appears to increase the risk of heart attacks and strokes by fueling the activity of a brain region involved in stress response. This response in turn promotes blood vessel inflammation, according to preliminary research to be presented in Chicago at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2018, a premier global exchange of the latest advances in cardiovascular science for researchers and clinicians. (November 5, 2018)

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