Another video purportedly shows a rebel cutting out a dead soldier's heart
and biting into it.
The film, shot on a mobile phone has not been independently authenticated, but Sakkar, of the 20,000-strong Independent Omar al-Farouq Brigade, seems to cut out the soldier's heart
INTRODUCTION: Hyperventilation syndrome (HVS) also known as irritable Heart, Da -Costas syndrome or soldier's heart
is induced by stress or anxiety.
Through his non-profit organization, Soldier's Heart
Over the years and well into the 20th century, many names--including Da Costa's syndrome as well as combat neurosis, shell shock, soldier's heart
, neurocirculatory asthenia, and/or simply anxiety neurosis, as my father called it--have been applied to this syndrome.
I especially respect what they say about calling it a "disorder": "'In the past, combat stress has been called many things such as shell shock, battle fatigue and soldier's heart
I think after the Civil War they called it soldier's heart
At that time it was named Da Costa's syndrome, or soldier's heart