Can unemployment increase stroke risk?

04/26/2017

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Researchers analyzed the long-term impacts of changes in employment among 21,902 Japanese men and 19,826 women, age 40-59, over 15 years. During that time, 973 men had a stroke and 275 died because of it, while 460 women had a stroke and 131 died because of it; © panthermedia.net/imtmphoto