Navigation Links
Heart Attack Risk Increased by Unfair Treatment

Being treated unfairly not only makes your blood boil in anger, but as a new study has found, it will also increase your chances of having a heart attack.

Researchers base their findings on more than 8,000 senior civil servants working for the British government in London.

As a part of the Whitehall Study II, the civil servants were asked to score their responses to the statement: "I often have the feeling that I am being treated unfairly" on a scale of 1 to 6, where 1 equals "strongly disagree" and 6 equals "strongly agree."

Unfair treatment applied to all aspects of their lives, including employment, family, and society in general.

Scores of 1 or 2 were categorised as "low," those of 3 or 4 as "moderate," and those of 5 or 6 as "high."

The volunteers mental and physical health was tracked for an average of almost 11 years, using validated health and quality of life surveys and data on ill health and death. During this time, there were 528 new cases of fatal and non-fatal heart attack and angina in people who had had no signs of heart disease when the study began.

Just under 3,000 people felt they were unfairly treated, of whom 64 out of 966 in the "low" category had had a heart attack or angina.

This compares with 98 out of 1368 in the "moderate" and 51 out of 567 in the "high" categories.

The figures were adjusted to take account of traditional risk factors for heart disease, as well as socioeconomic status, gender, age, chronic job stress unfair treatment at work, and personality traits, such as hostility.

But the results still showed that the higher the sense of injustice, the greater was the risk of a heart attack or angina.

Researchers noted that people in the "high" category were 55 percent more likely to have serious heart disease as those who did not feel they were unfairly treated and twice as likely to have it as th
'"/>




Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. One in Three Heart Attack Patients Have No Chest Pains
2. Epileptic Seizures Can Be Duec to Heart Problem
3. Bypass Heart Surgery Performed Without General Anesthesia
4. New CPR Guidelines issued by Heart Association
5. White Cells Count Can Predict Heart Attack Death Risk
6. Vitamins-The answer to Heart Disease?
7. Fight Heart disease and Pain with Meditation
8. Heart disease in the newborn is related to maternal malnutrition
9. New drug to treat Heart Attack and damaged tissue
10. Heart disease threat starts early in life for Diabetics
11. Mechanical Heart
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Heart Attack Risk Increased Unfair Treatment

(Date:9/18/2014)... 2014 N-Zyme Scientifics LLC achieved a ... first product a mere 8 months after company startup. ... performance glycan release enzyme used in the “Biologics” industry ... basis for tissue pathology on Mass Spec devices. PRIME™ ... the North American market (PNGase F PRIMETM). N-Zyme ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... 2014 9Lover.com, an internationally well-known designer ... launched a big promotion for its maternity wedding outfits. ... buy discounted maternity wedding dresses on its ... to all global consumers. The company’s development manager believes ... of ladies delighted. The current special offer will last ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... Fecbek, a leading dress manufacturer and retailer, has delightedly announced ... a lot of beautiful A-line dresses, maxi dresses, mini dresses ... skirt is a tube- or cone-shaped garment that hangs from ... In the western world, skirts are considered women's clothing. At ... is made out of a single piece of material (such ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... Recently, UWDress.com, an innovative company that provides many ... has released its 2014 empire waist evening dress ... a big sale for these new and beautiful products. ... rates, from 15 to 65 percent off. , ... comfortable to wear materials. Its elegant items include gold ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 IntimateRider, an ... disabled adults , has announced that it has entered ... Medical & Mobility LLC. A primary reason for the ... Mobility's distribution reach is global. About its sales potential, ... strive to provide you with the latest products on ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:N-Zyme Scientifics Announces Successful Product Launch 2Health News:Discounted Maternity Wedding Dresses For 2014 Introduced By 9Lover.com 2Health News:Fecbek.com Has Recently Announced Its New Series of Delicate Special Occasion Gowns Online 2Health News:2014 Empire Waist Evening Dress Collection Now Unveiled At UWDress.com 2Health News:IntimateRider Announces All Terrain Medical & Mobility as Its New Dealer 2Health News:IntimateRider Announces All Terrain Medical & Mobility as Its New Dealer 3
... one in 70 schoolchildren, available data says. The question is ... joint team of scientists from the King's College London ... up a seven-year study and hope to rope in 480 ... studied are between four and 11 months and already have ...
... news for the Bush administration in the US. A ... and Afghanistan is posing a serious challenge on two fronts. ... of mental health problems. Second at the current level of ... able to provide those affected necessary statement. ,In ...
... a campaign to encourage Hispanics to eat healthier food, ... Hispanics increased from 11.6% in 1991 to 23.7% in ... and two times more likely to have diabetes than ... ,LNC's campaign features a "Latin American Diet ...
... in the reduction of Alzheimer’s symptoms in mice. This promises ... a deadly brain disorder, scientists hope. ,Dr. Lennart ... this strategy also works in humans, it could enable a ... whose work is published in the journal Science, studied mice ...
... spectacle when she had epileptic seizures, almost 30 a day. What ... had a scowl and a guttural sinister laughter would emanate from ... to be named as "The Joker face," by her physician, Dr. ... ,This girl, all of 3 years suffered a very uncommon ...
... and practice is needed to achieve dignified care for older ... ,The welfare of older people who live in care homes ... McMurdo and Miles Witham at the University of Dundee. ... to dignity, but people of all ages have a fundamental ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:UK Scientists to Undertake Seven Year Study of Peanut Allergy 2Health News:One Third of US Troops Suffer from Mental Health Problems 2Health News:One Third of US Troops Suffer from Mental Health Problems 3Health News:Major Change Needed to Achieve Dignified Care for Older People 2
(Date:9/17/2014)... , Sept. 17, 2014 ... Summary GlobalData,s new ... provides key market data on the Brazil Gynecological ... of US dollars, volume (in units) and average ... Female Sterilization Devices (Transcervical Sterilization Devices (Micro-inserts) and ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... Sept. 17, 2014  Levi & Korsinsky, LLP is ... possible claims of breaches of fiduciary duty by the ... get more information, click here: http://zlk.9nl.com/alexza-pharmaceuticals-alxa . There ... If you own common stock in Alexza Pharmaceuticals Inc. ... Eduard Korsinsky, Esq. either via email at ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... PITTSBURGH , Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ ... a white paper discussing improvements in the ... anatomic structures for both normal and diseased ... real-time information, simplifies surgical procedures, lowers surgical ... robot-assisted surgical procedures. The ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Brazil Gynecological Devices Market Outlook to 2020 2Brazil Gynecological Devices Market Outlook to 2020 3Patient Outcomes Improve When Molecular Chemical Imaging Technology Is Used to Aid Robotic Surgical Procedures, According to New White Paper 2
... ... Schizophrenia, WASHINGTON, MAY 6 Data ... candidate,iloperidone, included its 4-week, short-term Phase III trial, as well as ... of iloperidone. Iloperidone is a 5HT2/D2 antagonist ("atypical"),antipsychotic currently under review ...
... - Data Presented in Poster Session at American College ... Gynecologists, 56th Annual ... PEAK Surgical, Inc., a medical,device company that is ... released results from a preclinical study,demonstrating that its PEAK ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Data Presented at the American Psychiatric Association (APA) Annual Meeting Demonstrate Iloperidone's Efficacy and Safety, With Low Rates of Movement and Metabolic Adverse Events 2Data Presented at the American Psychiatric Association (APA) Annual Meeting Demonstrate Iloperidone's Efficacy and Safety, With Low Rates of Movement and Metabolic Adverse Events 3Data Presented at the American Psychiatric Association (APA) Annual Meeting Demonstrate Iloperidone's Efficacy and Safety, With Low Rates of Movement and Metabolic Adverse Events 4Data Presented at the American Psychiatric Association (APA) Annual Meeting Demonstrate Iloperidone's Efficacy and Safety, With Low Rates of Movement and Metabolic Adverse Events 5Data Presented at the American Psychiatric Association (APA) Annual Meeting Demonstrate Iloperidone's Efficacy and Safety, With Low Rates of Movement and Metabolic Adverse Events 6Data Presented at the American Psychiatric Association (APA) Annual Meeting Demonstrate Iloperidone's Efficacy and Safety, With Low Rates of Movement and Metabolic Adverse Events 7PEAK Surgical Announces Positive Results From Preclinical Study of PEAK PlasmaBlade(TM) for Obstetric and Gynecologic Surgery 2PEAK Surgical Announces Positive Results From Preclinical Study of PEAK PlasmaBlade(TM) for Obstetric and Gynecologic Surgery 3PEAK Surgical Announces Positive Results From Preclinical Study of PEAK PlasmaBlade(TM) for Obstetric and Gynecologic Surgery 4
Heavy duty, all purpose illuminator available in black only. Unique Clip Switch automatically turns off when returned to pocket. Pre-focused lens tip Heine XHL Halogen bulb for bright, concentrated l...
Convenient clip-activated switch with removable cobalt blue filter attachment....
Convenient clip-activated switch with imprinted 2 mm - 9 mm pupil gauge and medical caduceus....
... most affordable, compact and lightweight video magnifier. ... 18 pounds, the Companion is the perfect ... Companions easy-to-use controls allow you to read ... magazines, newspapers and even curved surfaces on ...
Medicine Products: