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Ties Restrict Blood Flow, Reduce Work Performance – Study

Ties Restrict Blood Flow, Reduce Work Performance – Study

Men's Health, NEWS
Men love ties. For some, it is a necessary accessory in the attire they wear to the office or any corporate or social function. It is also a part of many work uniforms. However, a new study by researchers in Germany has warned that ties could hamper men’s work performance as it compresses veins that are important for the flow of blood to the brain. The research scanned the brains of 30 young men, 15 of whom wore ties. They found a  significant drop in brain function among men who wore neckties during the MRI scan, as well as instant 7.5 percent drop in blood flow to the brain after the men put on ties. The researcher Robin Lüddecke at the University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein in the study published in the journal Stringer, recruited 30 young men, 15 of whom were told to put on a tie an