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8 Scary Ways Stress Impacts Your Health

Scientists are learning more and more about the impact that stress plays on your health. It's not just your mental health that can be hurt by both acute and chronic stress. Stress can take a major tol…

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More Tips for Managing Today’s Stress

First, it’s important to acknowledge when you (or people you love) are experiencing extra stress, whether financial, health, relationship or job-related stress, or uncertainty about the future. We nee…

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Can You ‘Catch’ Someone Else’s Stress?

Stress is infectious. Simply bearing witness to another human being's distress can cause our bodies and minds to respond in kind, concludes research from the Max Planck Institute for Cognitive and Bra…

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National Stress Awareness Month

April is National Stress Awareness Month and most of us are experiencing increasing stress levels. We know we should reduce our level of stress, but it can seem too hard to do when we’re just tryin…

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How Stress Messes With Your Memory

Researchers are just now beginning to uncover the thorny relationship between mental pressure and recall–and their findings have special significance for women. By Gretchen Voss, Women's Heal…

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