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6 Myths About Stress (Slideshow)

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1. Stress is Always a Bad Thing.

Stress isn’t always bad for you — what is bad is poorly managing your stress. Having stress is normal, and it can actually be lifesaving in dangerous situations. (Read more: Good Stress or Bad Stress?)

Also Check Out: 8 ‘Bad’ Habits That Are Good for You

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Katie Waldeck

Katie is a freelance writer focused on pets, food and women’s issues. A Chicago native and longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, Katie now lives in Oakland, California.

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9:36PM PDT on Mar 23, 2014

Sleep is good for stress. www.rainymood.com This always helps me relax. enjoy..

9:29PM PDT on Aug 11, 2013

I think the one about working more hours and not less depends how many hrs the person works.

10:57AM PDT on Jul 5, 2013

This must have been written by my old boss. I haven't been stressed since I told him goodbye.

3:52AM PDT on Jul 5, 2013

Thanks

11:31AM PDT on Jun 27, 2013

thanks for the information...stress sucks

7:45AM PDT on Jun 13, 2013

interesting article. Thanks

12:29PM PDT on Jun 11, 2013

it is so hard to hope with stress....

8:59PM PDT on May 16, 2013

stress is having to wait on a slow notebook while trying to read an article with 7 pages. LOL
good read - thanks for sharing

8:43PM PDT on May 16, 2013

Stress, What's that ? :-) Thanks for sharing, good read. :-)

9:47AM PDT on Apr 27, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

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