Mental Health Information/Stress Health News

December 20, 2018

Stress Keeps 1 in 3 Americans Up at Night

THURSDAY, Dec. 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Millions of Americans are losing sleep as economic and political stress keeps them tossing and turning at night, a […]
November 6, 2018

AHA: Stress May Raise Type 2 Diabetes Risk in Women

TUESDAY, Nov. 6, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Traditional risk factors like obesity, high blood pressure and a sedentary lifestyle may not be the only predictors […]
October 24, 2018

'Stress Hormone' Tied to Worse Memory in Middle Age

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Middle-aged people with higher-than-average levels of the “stress” hormone cortisol may have fuzzier memories, a new study suggests. The […]
June 5, 2018

AHA: Stress Contributes to High Rates of Heart Disease Among Black Adults

TUESDAY, June 5, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Daily stressors are associated with poor health behaviors that put African-American adults at greater risk of heart disease […]