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6 Myths About Stress (Slideshow)

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3. Stress Can Give you Ulcers.

While there are plenty of terrible conditions that we can get from stress, ulcers are not one of them. Doctors once thought that ulcers were caused by increased stomach acid when we’re stressed. However, what actually causes ulcers is a bacteria.

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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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5:45PM PDT on Aug 20, 2014

thanks.

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. :-)

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