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Stress, Hostility and Depression Increase Stroke Risk in Older Adults, Study

Jul 12, 2014 AM EDT Stress, hostility and depression increase the risk of stroke or transient ischemic attack in middle-aged and older adults, according to a University of Minnesota study.

Team Sports Help Lower Stress and Depression among Teens, Study

Jul 08, 2014 AM EDT Team sports help adolescents to feel less stressed and have better mental health as young adults, according to a University of Toronto study.

Childhood Stress Causes Long-Term Damage to Brain, Study

Jul 05, 2014 AM EDT A latest University of Wisconsin-Madison study has found that children, who experience early life stress like poverty, neglect and physical abuse, are more likely to suffer from brain abnormalities.

People Opt For Difficult Task First Just to Strike it Off Their to-do List, Study

May 23, 2014 AM EDT Postponing a difficult task - "procrastination" - might be a common phenomenon, but a latest Pennsylvania State University study has found that hurrying to finish an assignment - "pre-crastination" - ...

Watching Stressful Movies Cause Changes in Heartbeat and Blood Pressure Levels, Study

May 17, 2014 AM EDT Stressful and emotional movies minor cause changes in heartbeat and a significant increase in blood pressure, according to a University College London study.

Funny Videos Improves Memory and Learning in Elderly, Study

May 03, 2014 AM EDT Funny videos have been found to fight memory loss and learning abilities in elderly people, according to a Loma Linda University study.

Chronic Stress in Combination with Junk Food Increases Risk of Stroke and Diabetes, Study

May 02, 2014 AM EDT People, who are extremely stressed and consume foods rich in fat and sugar, are at increased risk of developing health problems than low stressed people with similar diet chart, according to a ...

Horses Reduce Stress Levels in Youth: Study

Apr 25, 2014 AM EDT Horses can significantly lower stress hormones in youth, according to a Washington State University Spokane study.

Allergy sufferers More Likely to Experience Flare-Ups When Stressed, Study

Apr 07, 2014 AM EDT Highly sensitive people, who experience chronic stress, are more likely to encounter heightened allergy symptoms, according to an Ohio State University study.

Stress Causes Bee Colonies to Fail, UK Study

Oct 08, 2013 AM EDT Stress is one of the important factors that are causing bee colonies to fail. Individual bees experience high levels of stress when exposed to pesticides, preventing colonies from functioning ...

College Students Addicted to Texting Experience Sleep Problems, Study

Oct 01, 2013 AM EDT College freshman addicted to text messaging experience more sleep problems and stress in their friendships, according to a new study conducted by researchers from Washington and Lee University.

UK Graduates Lack Basic Job Skills, Survey

Sep 13, 2013 AM EDT U.K. employers are unhappy with today's graduates! Recruiters claim that fresh grads lack essential skills needed to sustain in a work place including team work, communication, punctuality and the ...

Combat Soldiers Most Affected By Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Study

Aug 08, 2013 AM EDT Soldiers who were deployed in the Middle East and had served in combat roles are likely to suffer from psychological trauma, according to a Defense Force study that looked into the health of more than ...

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