Sexual Harassment, Assault Tied to High Blood Pressure in Women

Sexual Harassment, Assault Tied to Excessive Blood Stress in Girls

TUESDAY, Feb. 22, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Sexual assault and workplace sexual harassment may increase women’s long-term risk of high blood pressure and heart disease, a new study suggests.High blood pressure is a major risk factor for heart disease, which is the leading killer of U.S. women, accounting for one in three deaths.Sexual violence or…