While the research is promising, there is one caveat to the study; the research was conducted on mice.
As a result, it is not certain whether human hearts would react in the same way.
Meanwhile, a new study has posited a link between someone’s sight and their likelihood of a heart attack.
New research has found short sighted young adults could be four times more likely to suffer a heart attack in later life.
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