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Demanding Relationships Associated With Angina Pain

When festive season is around, there are get-togethers and family gatherings, which could give birth to stressful conditions while dealing with children or partner. But, one should prevent family stress as it could lead to chest pain.
Rikke Lund, MD, PhD led the study that involved more than 4,500 men and women in their 40s and 50s and without having any heart trouble for six years. The study found that a demanding nagging partner could increase the risk of suffering angina, a condition in which the chest pains extremely.
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‘Love hormone’ may treat daily headaches

The hormone oxytocin, which has been shown to increase trust and social bonding, could also work as a treatment to relieve pain in those who suffer from frequent headaches, according to a new study. Of patients given a dose of oxytocin as a nasal spray, 50 percent reported their headache pain was reduced by half, and an additional 27 percent of these patients reported no pain after four hours. By comparison, 11 percent of patients who were given a placebo spray said their headache pain was cut by half after four hours, and none reported complete pain relief.
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