Broken Heart Syndrome is real thing and it's on the rise in the US

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Many people have experienced broken heart syndrome, but did you know there is a medical term for it?

It’s called takotsubo cardiomyopathy, and a new study in the Journal of the American Heart Association says it's on the rise, WebMD reports.

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Broken heart syndrome is on the rise specifically in women ages 50-74. The report shows that the syndrome causes