TITLE

Anxiety and depression lowers blood pressure: 22-year follow-up of the population based HUNT study, Norway

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p601
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the study conducted to examine role of anxiety and depression in lowering blood pressure. It mentions that 17,410 men and women aged were examined in the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (HUNT) in Norway. It concludes that the symptoms of anxiety and depression are associated with decrease in blood pressure.
ACCESSION #
65252411

 

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