This article goes into fascinating detail about the connection between depression and heart health and specifically mentions adverse life experiences as contributing to both and the inflammation caused by both
Has anyone been diagnosed with cardiac issues and depression? What has been the treatment plan and did it work?
Although I have never been diagnosed with depression, I do feel depressed wherever I have a flare up . I am taking paxil for it . As for cardiac issues I never had any issues. As far as I know fibro can affect any part of your body . Also it definitely affects your mind since it's relation to central nervous system.
I was diagnosed with fibro,then lost my mum and slipped into months of depression that never seems to have been properly taken out of,this year I have been diagnosed with severe heart failure,if anyone is looking to research this I would be willing to help with any research
I had been diagnosed with depression before I got fibromyalgia,
I have major depression and general anxiety, some ptsd with the fibromyalgia. No heart issues, best of luck.