Depressed heart patients more likely to die from heart attack: Study

Depressed heart patients more likely to die from heart attack: Study

It is common for a person to feel miserable or distressed after a heart attack or if he is trying to fight a chronic health condition. Following a heart attack, nearly one in five patients suffers from depression and it’s a vicious cycle, say experts. Even a low mood can lead to changes that can affect the health of a heart patient. Thus, once survivors of a heart attack start walking on the road to recovery, it’s important to monitor their mental health too.

According to a recent study, presented at the American College of Cardiology’s 65th Annual Scientific Session in […] Read more