Study finds poverty & social isolation put older men at increased risk for higher resting heart rate, a known risk factor for CVD

McCrory_CathalVisiting Scientist Cathal McCrory, PhD, is lead author on a paper published in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B that examines the impact of poverty and psychosocial factors, such as social connectedness and loneliness, on resting heart rate (RHR) in older adults.