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Stress

  1. science of us
    Can You Be Blissfully Unaware of Your Own Stress?Sometimes it’s better not to know.
  2. this worries me
    These 10 Apps Can Help You Manage Your AnxietyImagine: Your phone as a source of calm, for once.
  3. science of us
    5 Ways to Manage Your Type-A PersonalityLeaning in to the positive elements without letting your perfectionism get the best of you.
  4. science of us
    Am I Suffering From Anxiety or am I Just Stressed?Are you anxious about being anxious?
  5. science of us
    What Your Ability to Handle Horror Movies Says About YouFor everyone too easily spooked to go see Hereditary.
  6. hope this helps
    Writing Down Everything I Did in a Day Weirdly Made Me Feel CalmerIt’s easier than it sounds.
  7. science of us
    The Insidious Effects of Verbal Abuse in the WorkplaceAnd why it so often flies under the radar.
  8. science of us
    Here’s Why Anxiety Contagion Is InescapableIt probably has to do with pheromones.
  9. science of us
    How to Stay Zen During Times of TransitionYou can’t totally prevent yourself from feeling overwhelmed about big life changes, but you can take steps to ease the emotional burden.
  10. ask a boss
    15 Women Share Their Stress at WorkI’m burnt out! Do I deserve this promotion? My personal life is going to hell!
  11. self-care
    Feeling Stressed? Meditate on This Soothing Profile of Willem DafoeI have never been more relaxed in my life.
  12. science of us
    The Worst Part of Working Remotely Is Trying to Guess What Your Boss Is ThinkingWhen the only feedback from your supervisor comes via email or text, it’s easy to assume the worst.
  13. science of us
    The Anxiety of Waiting to Be Laid Off’Tis the season.
  14. science of us
    To De-stress, Try Talking About Yourself in the Third PersonIt puts a little distance between yourself and your problems.
  15. Why Does Being a Woman Put You at Greater Risk of Having Anxiety?Part biology, part what we teach our kids about their place in the world.
  16. You Can Tell If Someone’s Rich or Poor by Looking at Their FaceA new study unpacks the clues we use to judge someone’s socioeconomic status.
  17. wellness theories
    Victoria’s Secret Angel Sara Sampaio on 5-Minute Runs, Pancakes, and Stress“I’m a very stressed and anxious person — that’s been the hardest for me to deal with.”
  18. How to Be Extremely Productive Without Getting Extremely ExhaustedA new book shows how strategies favored by elite athletes can benefit the rest of us.
  19. Thinking About Happy Memories Can Shut Down Your Body’s Stress ResponseThe science behind a common-sense piece of advice.
  20. A New York Gym Chain Is Turning Off TV News Because It’s Stressing People OutOnly on Mondays, and only in April, but it’s hard not to read into this marketing stunt as a sign of the times.
  21. To Combat Stress, Force Yourself to Imagine the Worst-Case ScenarioIt helps to keep things in perspective.
  22. politics
    America Just Broke a National Stress RecordDonald Trump’s victory has ushered in a new era of national anxiety.
  23. Your Emotions Are More Malleable Than You ThinkHere’s how to turn your stress into excitement.
  24. Scaredy-Cat Dogs Go Gray When They’re YoungerTheir distinguished looks may have been hard-earned.
  25. swellness
    25 Famous Women on How They RelaxOprah, Yoko Ono, Gisele Bündchen, and more women on finding inner calm.
  26. election 2016
    The Election Is Keeping You From Getting LaidThe stress of the election is apparently getting to us all.
  27. Skipping Workouts When You’re Stressed at Work Will Just Make You Feel WorseBeing fit helps combat stress-related health risks.
  28. Maybe Stress-Eating Is Just a MythNew research shows that people actually consume less food when they’re stressed out.
  29. great news
    The Hot New Birth-Control Method Is to Get Really Stressed OutGood news for those of us with crippling anxiety.
  30. Why Not Hide This Elliptical Under Your Desk?Just pedal and type, pedal and type.
  31. ‘Take a Deep Breath’ Is Advice That Works Physiologically and PsychologicallyWhat a relief.
  32. How Exercise Makes You More Resilient to Mental FatigueThe willpower developed through exercise may be transferrable.
  33. work
    These Are the 5 Most Health-Destroying JobsBut even high-paying, white-collar ones are causing stress and health issues, according to a new survey.
  34. City Birds Are Disturbingly More Disheveled Than Country BirdsJust like Marcus Aurelius would have predicted.
  35. Rejoice, Nature-Haters — Cities Can Be Soothing, TooNeurotic people may find bustling urban environments less stressful than tranquil places.
  36. Why Minorities Face More Health Problems From Work StressA new study shows that less education means less secure employment and more stress — which can be deadly.
  37. song premiere
    Hear the So So Glos’ New Single ‘A.D.D. Life’A song about how we’re all too busy and overstimulated.
  38. sleep
    The New Year’s Resolution You Should Have PickedNot getting enough sleep has a trickle-down effect that can screw up everything else.
  39. wellthy
    Easy Ways to Start Meditating at HomeHow to calm your brain for free.
  40. stress
    The Science of Us Guide to Holiday De-stressingThree simple ways to chill out and feel better — holiday craziness be damned.
  41. work life
    This Company That Went Email-Free for a Week Might Be on to SomethingEven temporary breaks from your in-box do your brain and body a lot of good. 
  42. women in the workplace
    Another Reason to Be Nice to Waitresses and NursesAnd nurses, and other women in service jobs — their health may depend on it. 
  43. stress
    How to Recover If Reading the News Is Stressing You OutPolitics, plane crashes, food-safety scares — what to do when it all gets to be too much. 
  44. am i dying
    Why Is My Eyelid Tormenting Me?The mysterious but common eye twitch, explained.
  45. stress
    How Moms and Daughters Help Each Other De-stress Through TouchPhysical contact matters. A lot.
  46. stress
    Reducing Stress Is Probably Not the AnswerStress is inevitable, and you may as well embrace it, Stanford psychologist Kelly McGonigal argues. 
  47. inquiring minds
    Why Is Popping Bubble Wrap So Satisfying?An important investigation, following the news of the classic product’s change in design. 
  48. time
    Two Easy Ways to Feel Like You Have More TimeDeep breaths.
  49. fears
    It’s Possible to Be Scared to DeathExtreme stress on the heart is not so good. 
  50. stress
    Stress Can Be a Very Useful ThingRecalling the benefits of feeling under pressure can change the way you react in a stressful situation.
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