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2013-12-09 23:22:41

Recent studies reveal high levels of anxiety and stress-related health concerns exist over the holidays, prompting local Florida insurance agency to promote the importance of having health insurance. Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 As the holiday season progresses, many people throughout the country are feeling the pains of stress and anxiety. With December festivities and impending New Year celebrations also come many additional responsibilities and worries for families,...

2013-12-09 23:21:35

The link between everyday stress and heart disease may result from stress-related behaviors-such as eating an unhealthy diet, smoking, and excess drinking. Boston, MA (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 Ongoing stress, whether it's from a traffic-choked daily commute, unhappy marriage, or overbearing boss, has been linked to a wide range of harmful health effects. But can stress cause heart disease? The December 2013 issue of the Harvard Women's Health Watch looks into the connection....

Study: Cell Phone Use Leads To Lower GPA, More Stress And Anxiety
2013-12-06 17:11:44

[ Watch the Video: Put Down The Cell Phone For Better Learning ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Today’s college students are almost literally attached at the hip to their cell phones and researchers at Kent University said they wanted to see what effect this desire to stay connected to friends, family and the Internet had on students’ academic performance, stress level and overall happiness. Using a survey of 500 students and other methods, the researchers...

2013-12-05 23:29:13

Onnit 180 reviews have been flooding the Internet and GentlemensUniversity.com reveals the truth about this product that claims it is unique and far better than anything else on the market. Houston, TX (PRWEB) December 05, 2013 Onnit 180 is a nootroic rejuvenating drink mix that claims it can help the body recover faster, and can help someone stay awake and alert, even if they are hung over. This bold claim has caught the attention of GentlemensUniversity.com’s Stan Stevenson, prompting...

2013-12-05 23:27:06

Healthy Directions, a top source of natural health advice and doctor-formulated nutritional products, launches Advanced Stress Relief, a unique supplement that helps the body manage stress and promotes feelings of calmness and well-being. Potomac, MD (PRWEB) December 05, 2013 Healthy Directions, LLC, today announced the launch of Advanced Stress Relief, a unique all-natural supplement for stress formulated by Stephen Sinatra, MD, that helps reduce cortisol levels and the feelings of...

2013-12-04 23:29:42

The Ohio Psychological Association and American Psychological Association Offer Strategies to Minimize Holiday Stress Columbus, OH (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 Thanksgiving is over but the remainder of the holiday season can still bring added stress to the many Americans who already experience high stress throughout the year. Money, in particular, can be a cause of stress, as people feel demands to purchase gifts, prepare decadent meals and spend money entertaining or traveling to visit...

2013-12-02 21:03:32

An avalanche of chronic stress — driven by concerns ranging from parenting to discrimination —disproportionately affects poor mothers and fathers, according to the first results from a comprehensive multi-state study. "Those who are poor have much higher stress than those who are not. In fact, being poor was associated with more of almost every kind of stress," said Chris Dunkel Schetter, a professor of psychology in UCLA's College of Letters and Science and the study's lead author....

2013-11-29 13:17:21

In light of new research, Dr. Andre Lacroix suggests genetic screening to find 'silent carriers' Genetic research that will be published tomorrow in the New England Journal of Medicine suggests to Dr. André Lacroix, professor at the University of Montreal, that clinicians' understanding and treatment of a form of Cushing's syndrome affecting both adrenal glands will be fundamentally changed, and that moreover, it might be appropriate to begin screening for the genetic mutations that cause...


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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