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Chronic Stress, Chronic Infections, and Telomeres by Al Fin .. Patient Expert Posted Tue 27 Jan 2009 8:13pm Ouroborus has an interesting post looking at the telomere-shortening effect of chronic infections and chronic stress. Chronic stress has been associated with decreased telomere length in lymphocytes. The association is robust and has been observed in multiple studies, including one that looked at stress in addition to other risk factors for cardi ... Read on »
Chronic Stress from Chronic Posi ... by Brett Jones Healthy Living Professional Posted Sat 13 Jun 2009 12:01am Chronic Stress from Chronic Positions... Have you viewed sitting as a position of Chronic Stress? If not - you should - Why? Well - think of how many hours a day you spend sitting. It is probably more than you think - Especially if you work a desk job or spend time watching TV, movies or playing Video games. The time spent sittin ... Read on »
Chronic Stress Can be a Pain In the Neck, among other things by Nav J. Patient ExpertHealth MavenFacebook Posted Fri 30 Apr 2010 12:00am Yesterday, our company had a “stressful” day- One of our customers did not receive a pillow and she was very angry. Shouting, yelling, raising her voice, using very bad words…you get the picture. A pillow that was supposed to be in California arrived in Tennessee… What a royal pain in the neck. Our shipping department went into overdri ... Read on »
Stress and the City: Measuring Effects of Chronic Stress
and Air Pollution by Environmental Health Posted Mon 31 May 2010 9:00pm Stress and the City: Measuring Effects of Chronic Stress
and Air Pollution Formal Correction: This article has been formally corrected to address the following errors. Jump to ... Read on »
Chronic stress in women increases risk of cervical cancer by GoToSee Healthy Living ProfessionalComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Mon 22 Sep 2008 11:03am Chronic stress may impede the body's ability to fight off the human papillomavirus (HPV) infection which places women at an increased risk of developing cervical cancer, according to a recent study. Researchers at the Fox Chase Cancer Centre questioned 106 women about everyday stress over a previous month as well as major life events such as d ... Read on »
On chronic stress. by Eric W. Patient Expert Posted Mon 06 Sep 2010 8:00pm This Jonah Lehrer piece from Wired is a long look at the work of Robert Sapolsky, a Stanford scientist who has focused on the stress and its role in human health. His conclusions are that stress is really bad for you... Chronic stress, it turns out, is an extremely dangerous condition. And not just for baboons: People are as vulnerable to ... Read on »
RELATIONSHIP OF CHRONIC STRESS AND HEALTH by agapelife Registered Nurse Posted Thu 22 Jan 2009 6:55pm Yesterday, we talked about some of the Causes of Stress.We all have a certain amount of Stress that is normal. So when does Stress become abnormal? It is when the intensity, duration and amount of the Stress becomes more than we can handle - then it will alter our Health. In Acute Stress, the hormones Adrenalin and cortisol that triggers ... Read on »
Can Chronic Stress Make Your COPD Worse? by Karen Bastille Health Maven Posted Tue 27 Apr 2010 9:47am The COPD Blog at Chronic stress has been linked to everything from sleepless nights and being overweight to heart disease and stroke! But, can an increase in your stress levels really make your COPD worse? The answer, according to Dr. Hetal Gandhi, cardiologist at the Heart and Vascular Center of Lake County, C ... Read on »
The Consequence of Chronic Stress by Viv Patient Expert Posted Mon 25 Aug 2008 2:55pm Hello Everyone, I feel the need to take the time to post something today because I believe it is very important to keep this information on hand and remind yourself at least twice a month. Place it where you know you will see it and remind yourself about the consequence of chronic stress. The Consequence of Chronic Stress ... Read on »
Many young physicians feel chronically stressed by Annet Lenderink Patient Expert Posted Sat 10 Oct 2009 10:02pm To investigate and compare the relative impact of workplace-related factors and personal characteristics on chronic psychosocial stress experience in young physicians a prospective study was undertaken. A cohort of Swiss medical school graduates was followed up. In their 4th and 8th year after graduation, 443 physicians assessed their workpla ... Read on »