Tag: stress

Stress ages the immune system faster

June 15, 2022

Immune aging increases a person’s risk of developing diseases such as cancer and cardiovascular disease, as well as increased susceptibility to infection. Researchers from the University of Southern California (USC) have showed that stress plays a crucial part in aging of the immune system in same-age adults, and propose a little-known therapeutic intervention. With aging […]

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Chronic diseases in adults may be health, stress impact of childhood bullying

March 13, 2017

People who experienced bullying during their childhood may also be at risk of the lifelong health effects related to chronic stress exposure including an increased risk for heart disease and diabetes in adulthood, according to a research review. Recent advances in understanding of the negative health effects of chronic stress highlight a pressing need to […]

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Social Media is now becoming Stressful for Young Adults

May 14, 2012

A recent survey revealed that the growing social media obligations faced by young adults across the world are starting to wear them down.  Conducted in China, Singapore, and the U.S. by JWT Singapore, the study surveyed 19 to 26-year-olds and found that over 50% of young adults find it too time consuming to keep up […]

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