Sunday, October 22, 2017

#Stress #Harder #Recognise #Danger

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/brain-waves/201710/stress-makes-it-harder-recognize-danger Stress comes in different forms—pain, hunger, fear, psychological upset. When we’re under stress, it’s often assumed that we are on heightened alert. If something hurts us, we imagine that an internal security system clicks on, scanning for other signs of danger. But a new study led by New York University

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#Moving #house #bad or #just #normal?

ABC News: Is moving house often bad for us, or just the new normal? http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIw_ZD07Tk http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-08-01/could-moving-house-often-be-bad-for-us/8762984 But is the conceptual understanding of the home an inherent human need, or are we simply refusing to give up on an out-dated mythology? "The brain rewires constantly. Every experience that you give it, gives it an

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#Stress #strikes #body #7 #places

Check out @ClevelandClinic's Tweet: hhttps://twitter.com/ClevelandClinic/status/890352533553557504?s=09 Stress strikes your body in these 7 places: https://t.co/sEsmq8Evrt — Cleveland Clinic (@ClevelandClinic) July 26, 2017 3. Skin and hair If you have a skin condition such as eczema, rosacea or psoriasis, stress can make it worse. It also can lead to hives and itchiness, excessive sweating and even

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#Anxiety #Depression #PTSD #Occupational #Stress

http://www.psychiatryadvisor.com/anxiety/depression-anxiety-and-ptsd-are-influenced-by-occupation/article/656164/ For instance, a study found high rates of PTSD and depression in firefighters.8 Likewise, approximately 100,000 active police officers in the United States suffer from PTSD, and many also live with the comorbidities of depression, anxiety, and suicidal ideation.9 Research from Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health

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#NewYork #State #medical #marijuana #post-traumatic #stress #disorder #PTSD

https://www.forbes.com/sites/debraborchardt/2017/05/11/new-york-state-adds-ptsd-to-medical-marijuana-program-will-menstrual-cramps-be-next/#762be6b01108 New York State has one of the most restrictive medical marijuana programs in the country, but it may be starting to loosen up. A bi-partisan bill that would add post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as a qualifying condition passed the Senate Health Committee and now waits on Senate approval. “I am grateful

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Secret to ageing well

Keep calm – it's the secret to ageing well https://t.co/iFCzI2qmDS pic.twitter.com/ZlSlw4Rcir— The Conversation (@ConversationUK) December 13, 2015 Work from our lab and from others has found that many of the negative aspects of cognitive ageing seen in older people appear to be linked to the amount of stress they have experienced

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