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How does stress exert its effects--smoking, diet and obesity, physical activity?
  1. M. Kornitzer,
  2. F. Kittel


    Using a job stress questionnaire a negative correlation was found between job stress and physical fitness and a positive one with Type A behaviour. No correlation was found between job stress and obesity, nutritional patterns or physical activity. Subjects with angina had higher scores on the job stress questionnaire than normal controls. The job stress score was not predictive of future coronary heart disease.

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