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Stress (INACTIVE)

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  • Anxiety treatment: Medication, therapy or both can help

     Anxiety treatment: Medication, therapy or both can help
    Karen Smuland has always been an anxious person. But after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on New York's World Trade Center, she had her first panic attack and ended up in an emergency room, convinced that she was dying. The 48-year-old architect from Bend,...
  • Liking yourself just the way you are

    Liking yourself just the way you are
    You know it's tough out there when fashion and beauty executives think that even a model's body isn't good enough to sell clothes or that a celebrity's natural face isn't up to par, even with makeup. The website Jezebel reported in early December that...
  • Analysis: 'Too Big to Fail' captures the frustration of government officials and the arrogance of Wall Street leaders

    Analysis: 'Too Big to Fail' captures the frustration of government officials and the arrogance of Wall Street leaders
    Midway through the HBO docudrama "Too Big to Fail," the head of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York despairs that ordinary Americans "have no idea the whole thing is about to fall down." He's referring not to the stock market, which already was plunging...
  • Put your stress on vacation

    Put your stress on vacation
    Got stress? If you answered no, hooray for you! (And, by the way, what planet are you from?) But if you answered yes (like any normal member of the human race), you're likely heartened by the arrival of vacation season. Just the ticket for a little...
  • My Turn: Husband hangs up his mountain biking pedals

    My Turn: Husband hangs up his mountain biking pedals
    In the last four years, my 42-year-old husband has had three mountain biking-related surgeries. He's had more busted fingers, dislocated shoulders and other injuries than I can recall. For a long time, the sport and his habit of hurting himself were...
  • Real-life shopaholics in a world of hurt

    Real-life shopaholics in a world of hurt
    Ilisa Tanner unlocks the door of a back room in a West Hollywood day spa. A whiff of mothballs wafts out of the small space, which has a folded massage table leaning against one wall and a few "Zen" decorations scattered about. Most of the room, however,...
  • What's in your head? Study suggests a psychiatric self-test can tell you

     
    Depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder .... Maybe you could, or should, just screen yourself for these conditions. A study published online Monday in the Annals of Family Medicine found that a simple 27-item...
  • Consumer sentiment improves in January

     
    Consumers have gotten more optimistic since the holidays, but experts are divided over the extent of the increase. The 72.8 preliminary index of sentiment for January, as reported by the Reuters/University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers, was up slightly...
  • 'Big Love': Making contact

     
    Sometimes, all it takes is a little connection to get things moving. Characters came together throughout this episode, titled “Strange Bedfellows” — some for the better, and some for the worse, but all of which set forward a nice, exciting...
  • Childhood stress contributes to adult depression, study finds

     
    Growing up in a stressful environment isn’t conducive to becoming a well-adjusted adult. Studies have shown that people who were constantly stressed out during childhood have an increased risk of being depressed. How exactly are the two related?...
  • L.A. law group offers to help needy vets battle bureaucracy

     
    A Los Angeles-based law organization today launched a new program to provide free legal assistance to veterans who hit bureaucratic roadblocks when filing claims for federal medical and mental health benefits. Public Council, a pro bono law firm, will...