- Q Is it safe to have sex after a heart attack?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineWorrying about sex after a heart attack can be harder on the heart than having sex. Sex reduces stress and reducing stress (and having a great partner with whom you enjoy life) helps reduce heart-stopping belly fat. That's one reason why sex... Full Answer
- Q Can I have a heart attack from a broken heart?
Dr. Sarah LoBisco, Integrative MedicineYou can literally have a heart attack from a broken heart. Perhaps it’s that major stressors seem more unbearable without adequate support systems in place. This increase in stress catcholamines may increase heart rate and inflammation. According... Full Answer