Latest chronic stress Stories

2009-11-03 11:30:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While fewer Los Angeles residents this year report that money, work and the economy cause significant stress in their lives, their levels of stress remain considerably high.

2009-11-03 11:30:00

DENVER, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More Denver residents say that their work, money and job stability are significant sources of stress than Americans nationwide, according to the American Psychological Association's (APA) Stress in America survey.

2009-11-03 11:30:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While fewer Washington, D.C. area residents this year report that money and the economy cause significant stress in their lives, many continue to cite their work as a significant stressor.

2009-07-31 05:41:59

Chronic stress can alter a rat’s brain, creating a creature of habit that makes mechanical, habitual decisions instead of switching up their behavior to earn rewards, a study discovered.

2009-07-23 10:43:09

Experiencing chronic stress day after day can produce wear and tear on the body physically and mentally, and can have a detrimental effect on learning and emotion. However, acute stress -- a short stressful incident -- may enhance learning and memory.

2009-06-23 16:40:00

University of California, Berkeley, researchers have found what they think is a critical and, until now, missing piece of the puzzle about how stress causes sexual dysfunction and infertility.

2008-10-28 11:30:00

Chronic stress can lead to skin irritation and persistent itching that leads to bothersome scratching, a Canadian neuroimmunologist reported in a study. Dr.

2008-09-05 15:00:31

Chronic stress can lead to physical health problems as well as behavioral problems including anxiety, depression and infertility, U.S. researchers said.

2005-10-27 14:16:41

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women who suffer from frequent vaginal yeast infections show biochemical signs of being under chronic stress, a Swedish study has found. Dr. Sophia M.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.