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What is the role of stress in cfs?

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Dr. Indu Lal
Dr. Indu Lalanswered
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Sress main trigger: Stress causes release of certain stress hormones, that takes a toll on brain functions, causing fatigue or irritable, difficulty in focusing yoga and meditation certsaily helps to alliviate some of the symptoms..
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Dr. Emmett Miller
Psychiatry 55 years experience
Makes it worse: Chronic fatigue syndrome is often associated with a tendency to become to anxious, intense, worried, or conflicted about life events. Learning the true cause of stress and how to relieve it (see drmiller.Com) is a start. Then learn how to focus relaxation and healing in those areas that are troublesome.
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