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Watching Soccer Will Definitely Kill You (Maybe)

 by Michael Rowe


Tags: Science and Technology, Miller-McCune, International Journal of Cardiology, New England Journal of Medicine, soccer, health,

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Are you a sports fan? Have you ever gotten super excited while attending a sporting event, risen to your feet screaming, thrown your beer into the faces of the family sitting behind you, and promptly dropped dead of a myocardial infarction? Well, it happens. Miller-McCune reports on research about soccer and its possible health consequences (for both fans and players). A sample:

Sources: Miller-McCune, International Journal of Cardiology, New England Journal of Medicine

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