American specialists within recent study found a correlation between heart attacks and the presence of stress in humans.
As it turned out, stress activates in the body synthesis of leukocytes or white blood cells. OK this type of cells responsible for fighting infection and determines the cellular immunity of the person. Now leukocytes can only work at their optimal number. If a cell becomes too much, then the reaction occurs their attachment to the walls of the arteries, which leads to the formation of thrombosis and ischemia of the tissues.
The experiment involved all staff in the intensive care unit. Stress is a trigger inflammatory reactions. Formed white blood cells, which increase the risk of blood clots, according to researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital.