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Examples Of Chronic Stress
What factors can negatively affect peak flow in a normal person? For example lying down, body posture, stress?
Stress affects most people in some way. Acute (sudden, short-term) stress leads to rapid changes throughout the body. Almost all body systems (the heart and blood vessels, immune system, lungs, digestive system, sensory organs, and brain) gear up to meet perceived danger. These stress responses could prove beneficial in a critical, life-or-death situation. Over time, however, repeated stressful situations put a strain on the body that may contribute to physical and psychological problems. Chronic (long-term) stress can have real health consequences and should be addressed like any other health concern. Fortunately, research is showing that lifestyle changes and stress-reduction techniques can help people learn ...Read more
Is there any data that proofs that the anti müllerian Hormon fluctuates (especially when the woman is young, 26y) For example when extremely stressed?
AMH may fluctuate some but is generally thiought to be a more reliable indicator of ovarian reserve as compared to tonFSH levels.
See a reproductive endocrinologist for further information. ...Read more
Is one of the triggers for fibromyalgia stress? For example gettin stressed would cause symptoms to flare up?
Is it possible for some stress to go to an area your worried about? For example if your worried about appendix can you cause stress there?
Is it possible to cause stress on a place your worried about? For example can I cause stress on my appendix area if I worry about it to much?
Unlikely: There is an old saying that the "mind is more powerful than the body.' however, it is not possible for you to stress about your appendix and cause an problem with your appendix. However, stress can have other adverse effects on your health. A better question to ask is why you are stressed out and what can you do to resolve these feelings. ...Read more
Acute vs chronic: Acute stress disorder (ASD) is a disorder seen in the first month following a trauma. Symptoms overlap with post traumatic stress disorder (ptsd), which isn't diagnosed until a month after the trauma. Over 80% of people with ASD also have ptsd 6 months later. Those with multiple previous traumas, other mental health issues, & who dissociate when seeing trauma, are more often affected with both. ...Read more
Agree with Dr. Namey:
Exercise is a great antidote to chronic stress! to address stress:
talk about feelings ; address problems. Don't avoid them. Aim for 7.5 - 8 hours of sleep/ night. Daily physical activity is optimal in a green space. Eat healthfully. Cut out junk carbs, caffeine ; alcohol (or moderate). Try qi gong, tai chi, acupuncture, acupressure, homeopathy, meditation or yoga. ...Read more
Stress: Chronic strss is an condition internal or external to your body that you percieve is a noxious or unpleasant experience that results in physiological changes in your body as a result. Chronic anxiety is a genetic or acquired condition characterized by problems sleeping, irritability, easy frustration, nervousness or tension that is persistent. It may be caused or aggrevated by chronic stress. ...Read more
Stress can affect ou: More important than stress is our personal response to life circumstances that determine how our emotions and in turn our physiology responds to this event. There is research to support that our immune system, perception of pain, and autonomic nervous can be influenced by chronic stress. A chronic stress response in certain circumstances can influence our health and rate of recovery. ...Read more
Super glue: The body protects itself by responding to stress. Migraine, asthma, muscle pain, stomach distress, anxiety attacks, dizzy spells all can indicate a stress state. We need to be aware of these signs from our bodies! The body raises a red flag:, "relax and calm or I will make you so sick you will wish you did! ". ...Read more
I've been dealing with major chronic stress since I was 14. Am 18 now. Can this biologically make me 30-40 years old? I feel washed up already.
More than stress: Stress certainly can make you feel tired, especially if you aren't sleeping well. But you may be suffering from other problems, like depression or generalized anxiety, that can make you feel even worse. Getting these under control can help you feel your age again. Your body hasn't gotten old yet. But keep it healthy with good food, exercise, and avoiding street drugs as well. See your md. ...Read more
Some stress will be there in my mind at some point of time. I feel like am totally down. I can explain in detail with an example?
If there is: Underlying pathology- see pcp.Get a more detailed answer ›