Stress

It physically hurts to be financially insecure

It physically hurts to be financially insecureWashington D. C, Feb 22 : Financial stress can go from wreaking havoc on your wallet to ruining your health and now, a new study has found that money worries may lead to physical pain.

Chronic stress, anxiety putting your brain at risk

Chronic stress, anxiety putting your brain at riskWashington D. C, Jan 22 - In addition to sleepless nights, chronic stress has now been found to have the ability to damage the brain.

A scientific review paper warns that people need to find ways to reduce chronic stress and anxiety in their lives or they may be at increased risk for developing depression and even dementia.

Low resistance to stress in men can increase risk of type 2 diabetes

Low resistance to stress in men can increase risk of type 2 diabetesWashington, D. C. Jan. 14 - The new study has found that the low resistance to stress in men at age 18 years may increase the risk of type 2 diabetes in adulthood by up to 50 percent.

Stressed people are less emphatic towards strangers

Stressed people are less emphatic towards strangersWashington, Jan 16 - A new study has demonstrated that stress is a major factor to find empathy.

The study suggested that a drug that blocks stress hormones increases the ability of college students and mice to feel the pain of a stranger and that phenomenon, known as "emotional contagion of pain" is one form of empathy.

Early life stress can leave lasting impacts on brain

StressWashington, June 28 - Researchers have said that for kids, a little bi

Stressful situations make gay, lesbian teens binge drink

binge drinkingWashington, May 5 - A new study has revealed that chronic stress caused by difficult social situations may be the reason behind higher rates of binge drinking by lesbian and gay adolescents compared to their heterosexual peers.

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