Stress
Stress may refer to:
PMS May Raise Women's Risk For High Blood Pressure
Women suffering from premenstrual syndrome (PMS) may only be experiencing the early stages of what appears to be a meaner, future health problem: high blood pressure. The rising rates of hypertension ...
Know What Your Blood Pressure Should Be. This Study Will Change The Way We Practice Medicine.
It’s easy to get confused by the overly dramatic daily news about health and medicine. One day coffee is great for you, the next day it interferes with sleep and leads to illness. One day the plague i...
Dietary Mineral Magnesium May Help Lower Blood Pressure
Researchers have found a link between intake of magnesium supplement and healthy reduction in blood pressure. Experts, however, said that the recommended amount of the dietary mineral may be obtained ...
Rabbi Dr. Abraham Twerski On Responding To Stress
Rabbi Dr. Abraham Twerski speaks about responding to stress. To find out more about his new book, visit: http://www.artscroll.com/Books/sunsp.html For more i...
Psychotherapy Sessions Are Best In The Morning When Levels Of Helpful Hormone Are High
Patients make more progress toward overcoming anxiety, fears and phobias when their therapy sessions are scheduled in the morning, new research suggests.
Chill Out: Stress Can Override Benefits Of Healthful Eating
Stress takes a toll on our bodies. And a new study suggests stress can diminish the benefits of more healthful food choices. But experts say a range of strategies can help people cope with stress.
This four-letter word is the Swedish key to happiness at work
Can short coffee breaks spell the difference between loving and hating work? In Sweden, where workers are among the least stressed worldwide, the secret to happiness is a four letter word: fika. The w...
Happiness Can Break Your Heart
Unexpected emotional shock - happy or sad -- can cause a sudden weakening of heart muscles, doctors say.
Running Helps Mice Slow Cancer Growth
Here's one more benefit of exercise: mice who spent their free time on a running wheel were better able to shrink tumors (a 50 percent reduction in tumor size) compared to their less active counterpar...
How A Cup Of Coffee May Help People Manage Stress, Avoid Depression And Memory Loss
Researchers from Portugal, the United States, and Brazil discovered that mice given caffeine were better able to handle stress than mice subjected to stressful situations sans caffeine. The reason: Wh...
The Simple Technique To Fit A 40-Hour Workweek Into 16.7 Hours
This incredibly simple time management system changed my workday.I let my work be a big part of how I defined myself. I wore those insane hours like a badge of honor . . . I loved telling people how "...
Study: Stress At Work Is Shortening Your Life
Researchers found that unhealthy workplaces can affect mortality. There is a life-expectancy gap in America. One report, using actuarial data, found that white-collar workers live longer than blue-col...
Stressed Dads Affect Offspring Brain Development Through Sperm MicroRNA
More and more, scientists have realized that DNA is not the only way that a parent can pass on traits to their offspring. Events experienced by a parent over a lifetime can also have an impact. Now Un...
The One Word That Calms Your Emotions
The next time you're stressed or upset, you might find that a single word can calm you down...
Discrimination During Adolescence Has Lasting Effect On Body
Decades of unjust treatment impacts stress hormone levels, researchers find. In both blacks and whites, everyday feelings of discrimination can mess with the body’s levels of the primary stress hormon...
Grief
Grief is a multifaceted response to loss, particularly to the loss of someone or something that has died, to which a bond or affection was formed. Although conventionally focused on the emotional resp...
Grief - Wikipedia
Hypertension
Hypertension (HTN) or high blood pressure, sometimes called arterial hypertension, is a chronic medical condition in which the blood pressure in the arteries is elevated. Blood pressure is summarised ...
Hypertension - Wikipedia
Posttraumatic stress disorder
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may develop after a person is exposed to one or more traumatic events, such as sexual assault, warfare, serious injury, or threats of imminent death. The diagnos...
Posttraumatic stress disorder - Wikipedia
Karōshi
Karōshi (過労死), which can be translated literally as "death from overwork" in Japanese, is occupational sudden death. The major medical causes of karōshi deaths are heart attack and stroke due to s...
PMS May Raise Women's Risk For High Blood Pressure
Women suffering from premenstrual syndrome (PMS) may only be experiencing the early stages of what appears to be a meaner, future health problem: high blood pressure. The rising rates of hypertension ...
Acute stress reaction
Acute stress reaction (also called acute stress disorder, psychological shock, mental shock, or simply shock) is a psychological condition arising in response to a terrifying or traumatic event. It sh...
Stress (biology)
Physiological or biological stress is an organism's response to a stressor such as an environmental condition or a stimulus. Stress is a body's method of reacting to a challenge. According to the str...
Stress (biology) - Wikipedia
Psychotherapy Sessions Are Best In The Morning When Levels Of Helpful Hormone Are High
Patients make more progress toward overcoming anxiety, fears and phobias when their therapy sessions are scheduled in the morning, new research suggests.
Chill Out: Stress Can Override Benefits Of Healthful Eating
Stress takes a toll on our bodies. And a new study suggests stress can diminish the benefits of more healthful food choices. But experts say a range of strategies can help people cope with stress.
This four-letter word is the Swedish key to happiness at work
Can short coffee breaks spell the difference between loving and hating work? In Sweden, where workers are among the least stressed worldwide, the secret to happiness is a four letter word: fika. The w...
Coping (psychology)
In psychology, coping is expending conscious effort to solve personal and interpersonal problems, and seeking to master, minimize or tolerate stress or conflict. The effectiveness of the coping effort...
Sugar addiction
Sugar addiction is the term describing a state of addiction upon sugar consumption. Sugar has been shown to induce ΔFosB in D1-type medium spiny neurons in the nucleus accumbens (NAcc). Consequently...