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How much can watching hockey stress your heart? - Medical Xpress

This chart shows a breakdown of hockey events likely to raise heart rate. Credit: Canadian Journal of Cardiology. Sporting events often leave people on the edge of their seats, but what does all that excitement do to their hearts? A new study suggests ...and more »

Heart rate spikes observed in hockey spectators during live games - Healio

Watching professional hockey significantly elevated the heart rates of viewers and could potentially raise the risk for CV events, according to new data published in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology. “Our analysis of elements of the hockey game ...and more »

How Hockey Fans' Hearts React to Stressful Moments in the Game - Live Science

There's nothing quite like the rush of seeing your favorite sports team pull off a win at the last second. But watching live sports can put some serious stress on your heart, a new, small study finds. Watching a hockey game live can more than double a ...and more »

Is Watching Sports Bad for Your Health? Here's What New Research Says - TIME

Watching a sports match can stress your heart just as much as playing in the game itself, suggests a small new study in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology. Researchers found that people's pulses increased by 75% when they watched a hockey game on ...and more »

Watching sports can absolutely spike your heart rate - Men's Fitness

When the game goes into overtime, so does your cardiovascular system, a new study suggests. Rose McNulty by Rose McNulty October 5, 2017 1.31pm. Hockey Fans in Arena. Grant Faint / Getty. A. Any die-hard sports fan can relate to the exhilaration of ...and more »

Hockey Viewers' Hearts May Pay a Penalty - HealthDay

THURSDAY, Oct. 5, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Just watching a hockey game can put significant stress on the heart, a new study claims. "Our results indicate that viewing a hockey game can likewise be the source of an intense emotional stress, as ...and more »

Watching a hockey match may stress the heart, warn researchers -

The excitement of watching a hockey match has been found to have a significant effect on the cardiovascular system, suggesting a potential link between watching sporting events and cardiac incidents. Editorial Credit: Sergei Bachlakov/ ...and more »

Watching hockey is stressing your heart out, Canadian study warns -

WATCH ABOVE: Being a hockey fan can be a rollercoaster of emotions. As Allison Vuchnich reports, Canadian researchers discovered fans experienced significantly elevated heart rates, equivalent to vigorous exercise, while watching hockey games. X. - A A ...and more »

Watching A Hockey Game Can Stress Your Heart Out - Tech Times

Sporting events are quite exciting, and hockey is one that does not lack in excitement. However, restraint must evidently be exercised, as new research reveals that watching hockey puts significant stress on the heart, whether you watch it live or on ...and more »

'Heart-stopping' NHL hockey a health risk for cardiac patients: study - CTV News

The pulse-pounding action of an NHL game can elevate a fan's heart rate to the same levels achieved during vigorous exercise, and may pose a health risk to patients with cardiovascular issues, according to a new study of Montreal Canadiens fans ...and more »