I'm sure glad I'm not a crazy, over-the-top, live and die by my team, type of fan (winks). Apparently some folks think that watching big games gives you a greater chance at the ole ticker going all haywire. Go figure.

The cardiovascular risk appears real, a Los Angeles-based study team cautions, with history revealing that in hometown locales where fans bear witness to the loss of their team, there is an identifiable bump in cardiac-related death rates.

Good thing when our team finally made it to the Super Bowl THEY WON! That's how it should always be, go and win or don't go at all. We got enough health problems here in South Louisiana ya'll.

(via: Super Bowl Loss Really a Heart Stopper for Some Fans - MSN Health - Medications.)