Stress


Long-Term Stress Could Make You Fat

Long-Term Stress Could Make You Fat

A study shows that stress may cause, among other things, obesity over the long haul....

Feb 23 2017, 9:57am CST

Epilepsy linked to Stress based on Results of EpiWatch App

Epilepsy linked to Stress based on Results of EpiWatch App

Stress and lack of proper sleep are the major reasons for seizures in people with epilepsy, a study conducted using an Apple Wa...

Feb 22 2017, 4:08am CST

Married People Have Lower Stress Levels

Married People Have Lower Stress Levels

It has been found that those people who have tied the knot, be they males or females, may have lower stress levels. Marriage se...

Feb 15 2017, 10:16am CST

Meditation Lowers Stress in Anxiety Disorder

Meditation Lowers Stress in Anxiety Disorder

It seems that mindful meditative practice tends to decrease the body’s fight, flight and fright response....

Jan 25 2017, 9:44am CST

How Stress can Lead to Heart Disease

How Stress can Lead to Heart Disease

It is being said that high stress levels may be precursors of cardiac arrest and stroke....

Jan 12 2017, 1:11pm CST

Christmas Effect: Deaths Spike due to Holiday Stress

Christmas Effect: Deaths Spike during Christmas and New Year's Day due to Holiday Stress

It appears to be the case that high stress levels around Yuletide may cause an increase in heart-related mortality around the C...

Dec 23 2016, 7:33am CST

Learning by Taking Practice Tests Protect Memory Against Stress

Learning by Taking Practice Tests Protect Memory Against Stress

It has been found by researchers that practice tests, a strategy known as retrieval practice, is a tool that saves the memory b...

Nov 25 2016, 12:29pm CST

Traumatic Stress Changes Brains of Boys, Girls Differently: Study

Traumatic Stress Changes Brains of Boys, Girls Differently: Study

Apparently, past trauma and stress levels have different effects on brains of opposite sexes among youth....

Nov 12 2016, 2:54am CST

Traumatic Stress Affects Brains of Boys and Girls in Different Ways

Traumatic Stress Affects Brains of Boys and Girls in Different Ways

New research suggests that highly stressful events cause structural changes in the brains of girls...

Nov 12 2016, 1:31am CST

Stress can Erase the Benefits of Healthy Diet, Study Finds

Stress can Erase the Benefits of Healthy Diet, Study Finds

Researchers have found that stressful events on previous day can eradicate health benefits associated with consuming a healthy...

Sep 21 2016, 4:04am CDT

Why Emotional Stress can Impact Body Movement

Why Emotional Stress can Impact Body Movement

Have you ever wondered why we sometimes 'freeze' when we are frightened or under strong emotional stress? This may be because...

Sep 19 2016, 10:00am CDT

Wearable Device may Improve Sleep and Reduce Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Military Personal

Wearable Device may Improve Sleep and Reduce Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Military Personal

A wearable device developed by Arizona-based research firm Brain State Technologies could help improve sleep and thereby lower...

Aug 17 2016, 5:41am CDT

Stress Triggers Violent Crimes in Mentally Ill

Stress Triggers Violent Crimes in Mentally Ill

It has been found that stress sometimes leads to violent crimes among the mentally ill population....

Jul 14 2016, 4:52am CDT

Males and Females Have Different Metabolic Response to Stress

Males and Females Have Different Metabolic Response to Stress

Researchers have identified a receptor in the brain that shows male and female bodies differ greatly in responses to stress.The...

May 29 2016, 12:35pm CDT

Genes Linked with Stress Disorder Identified

Genes Linked with Stress Disorder Identified

Scientists have identified two statistically significant genetic variants that may lead to an increased risk of post-traumatic...

May 16 2016, 2:43am CDT

Low Levels of Fat Hormone May Increase Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Risk

Low Levels of Fat Hormone May Increase Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Risk

People who have low levels of a fat hormone might be more prone to developing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms if...

May 12 2016, 1:10am CDT

Genetic Risk, Stress, Dieting Triggers Anorexia

Genetic Risk, Stress, Dieting Triggers Anorexia

A combination of genetic and environmental risk factors can trigger eating disorders in humans, finds a study conducted in mice...

Apr 17 2016, 4:47am CDT

Sensmi Wristband Tracks And Analyzes Daily Stress Levels And Sleep Patterns

Sensmi Wristband Tracks And Analyzes Daily Stress Levels And Sleep Patterns

New wearable with hospital-grade GSR-PRO bio-sensing technology helps to live a more mindful and peaceful life....

Apr 14 2016, 6:13am CDT

Uncertainty Leads to Higher Stress Than Inevitable Pain

Uncertainty Leads to Higher Stress Than Inevitable Pain

Scientists have found out that a lack of certainty leads to higher stress levels in subjects than any amount of assured pain....

Mar 29 2016, 10:16am CDT

Discrimination Leads to Stress and Poorer Health

Discrimination Leads to Stress and Poorer Health: Study

More than half of U.S. adults are experiencing high levels of stress due to discrimination or unjust treatment, according to an...

Mar 14 2016, 11:08pm CDT

Prairie Voles Relieve Stress in Crowd

Prairie Voles Relieve Stress in Crowds

It has been found that prairie voles show less anxiety when in each other’s company....

Jan 20 2016, 9:51pm CST

Doing good improves emotional balance

Doing Good to Others Daily Reduces Effects of Everyday Stress – New Study Reveals

A new study titled "Prosocial Behavior Mitigates the Negative Effects of Stress in Everyday Life" and published in Clinical Psy...

Dec 14 2015, 8:52am CST

Stress Increases Risk for Pre-Alzheimer’s Condition in Elderly

Stress may Trigger Alzheimer's Disease in the Elderly

New study finds a connection between chronic stress and mild cognitive impairment....

Dec 13 2015, 8:41pm CST

Over 300 Facebook Friends can Increase Stress and Depression in Teens

Over 300 Facebook Friends can Increase Stress and Depression in Teens

Research found out that having 300 Facebook friends or more causes an increased level of cortisol in teenagers leading to depre...

Nov 19 2015, 9:43am CST

Stress at Work Impacts Health as much as Second Hand Smoke

Stress at Work Impacts Health as much as Second Hand Smoke

A new study found that many workers aren't taking care of their mental health....

Sep 4 2015, 11:27am CDT

Stress Can Make You Eat Unhealthy

Stress Can Make You Eat Unhealthy

Stress can sabotage your self control and makes unhealthy food irresistable, according to a study...

Aug 6 2015, 12:49am CDT

Apple Pay Faces first Stress Test on Black Friday 2014

Apple Pay Faces first Stress Test on Black Friday 2014

Black Friday 2014 will be first big shopping day the new Apple Pay system will have to survive....

Oct 7 2014, 4:56am CDT

iPhone 6 Sapphire Display Stress Tested on Video

iPhone 6 Sapphire Display Stress Tested on Video

Following the many leaks that showed 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch iPhone 6 dummy units fished out of China – revealing many sign...

Jul 8 2014, 9:29am CDT

How To Reduce Stress And Increase Internal Collaboration In The Workplace

How To Reduce Stress And Increase Internal Collaboration In The Workplace

Life is full of demands, deadlines, and hustle. And that’s not necessarily a bad thing. But when one exists in the constant sta...

Dec 23 2013, 7:26am CST

The GoBiz Boundary Microphone: A Lecture Hall Stress Test

The GoBiz Boundary Microphone: A Lecture Hall Stress Test

Don't sit in the back, kids....

Jan 18 2011, 5:56pm CST

On-Task On-Time for Kids Reduces Stress

On-Task On-Time for Kids Reduces Stress

On-Task On-Time is available at Amazon for $49.95.In the morning is it a rush for your kids to get ready and get out the door....

Oct 4 2010, 12:23pm CDT

BEWARE: Computer Stress Syndrome Is (Apparently) Real

BEWARE: Computer Stress Syndrome Is (Apparently) Real

Are you panicking right now? You should be! A whole new disease has just come into being, and ALL of you could be infected. 'Co...

Apr 28 2010, 10:54am CDT

Video Game Reduces Stress Hormone by 17%

Video Game Reduces Stress Hormone by 17%

Researchers at McGill University have designed a video game that they have proven to cut levels of the stress hormone cortisol...

Oct 24 2007, 7:51am CDT

USB Stress Panic Button

USB Stress Panic Button

If you have a stressful job, you need to find an outlet. Punching out your boss for real might sound like a good way to reduce...

Jun 22 2007, 2:27pm CDT

HeartMath emWave Stress Reducer

HeartMath emWave Stress Reducer

I saw something on the Discovery Channel once that was so ridiculous I just had to keep watching. These people were wandering t...

May 22 2007, 8:29am CDT

Stressed Out?  Try the Personal Stress Reliever.

Stressed Out? Try the Personal Stress Reliever.

emWave is a start-up company that currently only has one product that's commercially available -- the "Personal Stress Reliever...

Jun 29 2006, 3:00am CDT

MC Square Stress Management Gadget Launches in the United States

MC Square Stress Management Gadget Launches in the United States

Global Technology Group announced today that it is making Daeyang E......

Oct 24 2005, 8:00am EST

Gadget Measures Stress in Spit

Gadget Measures Stress in Spit

Yamaha Motor Co. collaborates with Nipro Corp. and researchers at Toyama University to develop a gadget that can measure a pers...

Apr 26 2004, 12:00am EST

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