Outwardly Expressed Anger Affects Some Women's Heart Arteries

Mon, 15 Jan 2007 10:00 AM EST

... Results of a new study, conducted exclusively with female subjects, suggest that anger and hostility alone are not predictive for coronary artery disease in women, but women who outwardly express anger may be at increased risk if they also have any of several other risk factors: age (risk increases as women get older), history of diabetes and history of unhealthy levels of fats (lipids) in the blood. ...