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What is the best way to calm down? I am suffering from major stress and want to find a healthier way to manage it. What is the best way to calm down? I am suffering from major stress and want to find a healthier way to manage it. Should i look at medicati

What is the best way to calm down? I am suffering from major stress and want to find a healthier way to manage it. What is the best way to calm down? I am suffering from major stress and want to find a healthier way to manage it. Should i look at medicati

Management : Management of stress can be very challenging. Oftentimes it resolves with addressing the particular stressors if this is feasible. Otherwise, i would recommend a multidisciplinary approach starting with behavioral specialists such as psychologists and therapist then moving on to medications if necessary. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Stress (Definition)

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


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What is medial tibial stress syndrome?

What is medial tibial stress syndrome?

Vague term: This is used to describe a variety of possible underlying conditions such as stress fracture, periostitis, insertional tendonitis, muscle strain, etc. ...Read more

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If I have medial tibial stress syndrome does that mean I have cancer, diabetes, or compartment syndrome?

If I have medial tibial stress syndrome does that mean I have cancer, diabetes, or compartment syndrome?

Shin Splints: Not at all. Medial tibial stress syndrome, or shin splints, is commonly seen in athletes who suddenly increase their duration or intensity of training. This type of shin splints may also be seen in athletes who have very high demand training levels, such as marathon runners, even if their training levels are not dramatically increased. They usually subside with conservative treatment. ...Read more

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What is life stress syndrome?

What is life stress syndrome?

It may be used: differently but in my experience "Life Stress Syndrome" refers to anxiety which is "free floatig" and not in response to an actual situation (eg Death i n Family, Separation, physical illness. It is therefore described as being due to the act of "living" itself! VERY VERY COMMON.. Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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How do you get repetitive stress syndrome?

Over and over again: This is caused, as the name implie, by repeating the same motion, usually in the hands or arms, over and over and over again. The muscles, tendons, ligaments and nerves simply get overused and overworked and begin to cause symptoms such as easy fatigue, pain and numbness. You must be evaluated by your family doctor or orthopedic surgeon to make the diagnosis. Be well, dr. Fred - linwood, nj. ...Read more

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Which was the vietnam syndrome and what is posttraumatic stress disorder?

Which was the vietnam syndrome and what is posttraumatic stress disorder?

Vietnam caused PTSD: Posttraumatic stress disorder (pstd) is the development of chronic (over1 month duration) symptoms following a life-threatening trauma.The person re-experiences the trauma in nightmares, flashbacks etc.They avoid situations that recall the trauma. Emotions are numbed.When exposed to reminders of the trauma, they are too arroused, startled with angry outburts.Their families suffer as does work. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are 4 symptoms of acute and posttraumatic stress syndrome?

Could you tell me what are 4 symptoms of acute and posttraumatic stress syndrome?

Online site: This sounds like it could be a homework assignment. Here is a helpful site: http://psychcentral.Com/disorders/acute-stress-disorder-symptoms/. ...Read more

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Could tourette's syndrome get worse with stress?

Could tourette's syndrome get worse with stress?

Manage stress: Symptoms, such as tics , can be worsened with stress. The disorder itself is also a stressor, so it is important that good stress management techniques be utilized. ...Read more

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I believe I have excercise induced stress syndrome, how can I resolve this issue without undergoing surgery. Pain is not that extreme currently.

I believe I have excercise induced stress syndrome, how can I resolve this issue without undergoing surgery. Pain is not that extreme currently.

Do you mean:: Exercise induced compartment syndrome? Referred to as exertional compartment syndrome-eic is a tough diagnosis to make ; you are best served by seeing a specialist as medial tibial stress syndrome (shin splints) must be sorted out among other causes. Measurement of intracompartmental pressures pre and post exercise can be useful but hard to interpret. Surgery is not the only option--. ...Read more