TITLE

Lose your temper--and your life?

PUB. DATE
August 1995
SOURCE
Consumer Reports on Health;Aug95, Vol. 7 Issue 8, p88
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a study of 100 men which found a positive relationship between the anger scores from a psychological test taken in their twenties and the likelihood of having a heart attack or a stroke during midlife.
ACCESSION #
9508210753

 

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