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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 »

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 »

Canadian Study: Watching Hockey Stresses the Heart - Laboratory Equipment

Vancouver Canucks fans watch the Stanley Cup 2011 Finals Game 6 Vancouver Canucks vs. Boston Bruins on June 13, 2011 in Downtown Vancouver, Canada. Any Ottawa Senators fan would be pardoned for having the occasional spike in their heart rate last night ...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 »

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 »

'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 »

Watching an intense hockey game could double your heart rate - Cardiovascular Business

Hockey fans with cardiac disease might want to watch their heart rate a little more closely this winter, a team of Canadian researchers advises. In a study published by the Canadian Journal of Cardiology, lead author Paul Khairy, MD, PhD, and ...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 »

Did You Know That Watching Hockey Elevates Your Heart Rate More Than Any Other Sport In The World? -

Turns out that sporting events do more than just excite you or leave you hanging at the edge of your seat; it does your cardiovascular system a world of good as well, claims a recent study. Hockey. REUTERS/representational image. The study published in ...and more »