Voodoo Death

An abrupt death related to psychogenic stress, possibly due to an exaggerated autonomic response to a frightening culturally ingrained event
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The first neurologist to conduct a systematic study of voodoo death was Dr.
A blackmailer was yesterday jailed for three-and-a-half-years for sending his elderly stepmother letters containing voodoo death threats and urging her to leave pounds 20,000 on her husband's grave.
MICHAEL Jackson put a voodoo death curse on Steven Spielberg and record boss David Geffen, the respected Vanity Fair magazine claims.