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2015-05-20 00:00:00

Getting drunk on love. The neuropeptide hormone oxytocin is often referred to as the “love hormone,” and new research shows that it affects our brain very similarly to alcohol.

2015-05-06 08:41:47

GFI Software's fourth annual independent IT stress study reveals IT professionals suffering from workplace stress, unpaid overtime pressures and work/life imbalance DURHAM, N.C., May 6, 2015

2015-05-05 23:11:14

The Oxygen Plan Corporation (O2) has a game changing approach toward reducing the #1 modifiable risk factor - Stress. Minneapolis, Minnesota (PRWEB) May 05,

2015-05-05 12:21:43

Injured Warriors Still Combating Mental Health Challenges JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to the U.S.

2015-04-20 23:11:12

US Accent Coach is an online coaching program that benefits individuals or groups through lessons that will improve communication and pronunciation in professional and personal relationships.

2015-04-17 23:02:54

New medical research indicates that, among oxytocin’s many benefits, this natural hormone also aids in weight loss by calming anxiety, soothing stress, enabling patients to focus completely

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2015-04-14 11:44:15

Blueberries have earned the “superfood” label for being a low-calorie product that is high in nutritional value (especially antixoxidants), and now a recent study indicates that the fruit may also potentially help treat individuals affected by post-traumatic stress disorder.

2015-04-13 23:06:57

April is National Stress Awareness Month, focused on taking time to unwind; and minimizing stress for a healthier, more balanced life. Canadian, Oklahoma (PRWEB)

2015-04-08 23:00:13

Dr. Bibi Nomo Neumann presents incisive study on psychological issues faced by Cameroonian refugees ST. ANTHONY, Minn.

2015-04-07 23:11:08

In recognition of National Stress Awareness Month, The Oxygen Plan Corporation makes its free online stress test available for all to learn their


Latest Stress Reference Libraries

Adjustment Disorder
2013-07-29 09:41:01

Adjustment Disorder is commonly known as situational disorder as well. It is often considered a significantly smaller situation than anxiety disorder or post-traumatic stress disorder with a usually less intense stressor than those of the more extreme disorders. Symptoms Because the disorders are similar, Adjustment Disorder and PTSD have similar symptoms like general loss of interest, a feeling of hopelessness, depression, and anxiety. Although they have similar symptoms, Adjustment...

Acute Stress Reaction
2013-07-29 09:36:16

Acute Stress Reaction (ASR), also referred to as shock or Acute Stress Disorder (ASD), is a variation on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Symptoms ASR can often escalate to ASD. Symptoms of acute stress reaction include a change in attention, disorientation, daze and confusion. After these symptoms occur, victims suffering from ASR can often become withdrawn from their surroundings or experience panic anxiety paired with impairment and extreme emotions of sadness, anger and fear....

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
2013-07-19 15:31:29

Posttraumatic stress disorder (commonly known as PTSD) is a severe anxiety disorder characterized by adverse anxiety-related experiences, behaviors, and physiological responses that results from exposure to an event that causes psychological trauma. Examples of events that could lead to PTSD include the threat of harm or death to oneself or to someone else, or witnessing an event that overwhelms the individual's ability to cope. Diagnostic symptoms for PTSD include flashbacks or nightmares,...

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chickabiddy
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.
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