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How does an anger control problem affect the body?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

Uncontrolled anger, particularly when you keep it inside, can affect your health. Headaches and sleeping problems are two possible problems you may experience. Increased or high blood pressure and stress, as well as problems with your digestive system, are also common. Additionally, you may be at risk for a heart attack.

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