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Stress (INACTIVE)

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  • The latest veterinary research yields fascinating data

    CHICAGO, IL -- Do cats truly prefer covered litter boxes? Can military working dogs suffer from posttraumatic stress disorder syndrome, similar to people, and if so, are some dogs more at risk than others? Can wearing a tight-fighting garment (called a...
  • Explore helpful strategies to ease child's fear of thunderstorms

    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My son, 8, is very afraid of thunderstorms. Even when it's not raining he's constantly worried about the next storm. He often asks me for the weather forecast and won't go outside if it's cloudy. What can I do to help him overcome his...
  • Right-wing 'reporter' makes mental health a political issue

    Right-wing 'reporter' makes mental health a political issue
    I cannot write this the way I want. Doing so would invade the privacy of too many people. But I can't be silent, either. Last week, you see, President Barack Obama spoke before a conference of mental health advocates at the White House. It is necessary,...
  • Alzheimer's Care And The 'Secondary Patient'

    A few years after Stephen Sonnone took on the daily task of caring for his mother, whose mind was steeply declining due to Alzheimer's disease, he suffered from pancreatitis. He attributes it to his role as his mother's primary caregiver. "Without a...
  • A free seminar to help you feel better

     
    General Mohinder M. Walia defies my ideas of war and peace. The 77-year-old spent 40 years leading troops India. His message, however, is all about cultivating peace, inner wisdom, health and a positive attitude. "Wear a smile," is one of his sayings....
  • A short getaway can magically rid life of stress

    “The doctor will see you now.” “Hello, Mr. Stevens, how are we feeling today?” “Oh, hey Doc. I’m doing OK, I guess.” “Why are you here today? Back acting up? Gout? Acid reflux causing discomfort?”...
  • There are different factors to consider before resuming sexual activity after a heart attack

    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: How long after a heart attack do I need to wait to resume sexual activity? ANSWER: For men and women with cardiovascular disease -- no matter how young or old -- sexual activity is important to quality of life. But after a heart attack,...
  • Coaxing bad memories away with smell

    Coaxing bad memories away with smell
    A recent study out of Northwestern University suggests that presenting certain smells during sleep could help reduce fear memories. Although the study showed the smell trigger attached to the fearful memory could help calm fears, scientists say it's too...
  • Autopsy results: Recent heat a factor in at least 2 deaths

    Autopsy results: Recent heat a factor in at least 2 deaths
    Autopsy results revealed this afternoon that heat contributed in the death of a South Side woman, bringing the number to at least two deaths where heat was a factor in this week's heat wave.  Hazel Perisee, 62, of the 1800 block of West 79th Street, was...
  • Florida man awakens in Palm Springs ER speaking only Swedish. Why?

    It's a story that is captivating people on both sides of the Atlantic. On Feb. 28, the Desert Sun newspaper reported, a man was discovered unconscious in a Motel 6 in Palm Springs. He was taken to the hospital, where he awoke in the emergency room. ...
  • Meditation offers significant heart benefits

    It helps reduce stress and anxiety, which can lower heart rate and blood pressure while reducing harmful hormones. There's more to heart attack and stroke prevention than medications, exercise, and diet. The latest research confirms that people who...