The study looked at over 2,300 women and 1,100 men and found that not only is stress associated with heart attack, but women who suffer a higher rate of stress after heart attack had a more difficult time recovering than men.
An annual survey from the American Psychological Association looks at Stress in America.
Dr. Garabedian was here to speak with us about how stress can affect a person’s life.
The research found that frequent internet and social media use does not raise stress levels for either sex. What’s more, women who use social media or email for picture sharing were actually less stressed than their tech-eschewing counterparts.
There are many things that can trigger feelings of anxiety but one of the most recently studied areas has been sleep – or lack of it.
A new report looks at an inexpensive but quite effective method to reduce the stress associated with heart disease.
Researchers say they looked at 97 healthy 10- to 14-year-old girls with either a maternal history of depression or no history of the disorder.
Students at Drexel are part of a study on the effect of so-called “therapy” dogs on their stress levels.
A new report from Credit Donkey ranks Philly the third most stressful city in the state.
Stress may really be going to your head. Younger women are suffering from hair loss because of stress.
The stress of being a working mom can affect your health. There are several things you can do to help lighten the load.
Poll: 1 In 5 Superstorm Sandy Survivors Still Suffer Serious Distress; Half Feel They Need Mental Health Assistance
Nearly two years after Superstorm Sandy many survivors are still trying to figure out their housing and it has taken a toll on their mental health.
Researchers are looking at what parts of the brain control the ‘fight or flight’ response.
While adults with children under 18 were more likely to say they smiled or laughed on any given day, they were also more likely to say they have a lot of stress at home.
Stressful family situations can lead to elevated levels of stress hormones and the future development of health problems.