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When Family Stress is High, Teen Depression can Follow

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Structural inequality, family stress put African American youth at risk for elevated depressive symptoms Growing up can be hard.…

A link between childhood stress and early molars

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The FINANCIAL -- Penn researchers discovered that children from lower-income backgrounds and those who go through greater adverse childhood experiences get their first permanent molars sooner, University of Pennsylvania notes.…

Relaxation for stress relief

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The FINANCIAL -- May is Mental Health Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn more about managing the stress in your life, Mayo Clinic notes.…

Understanding the link between chronic stress and depression

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The FINANCIAL -- Depression is a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest. It affects how you feel, think and behave, and it can lead to emotional and physical problems, Mayo Clinic notes.…

How we handle stress at 45 linked to prenatal exposure

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The FINANCIAL -- Men and women whose mothers experienced stressful events during pregnancy regulate stress differently in the brain 45 years later, results of a long-term study demonstrate. In a unique sample of 40 men and 40 women followed from the womb into their mid-forties, the brain imaging study showed that exposure during fetal development to…

7 Strange Things Stress Can Do to Your Body

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The FINANCIAL -- For some, stress feels like your heart is about to explode out of your chest. For others, stress pops up on your skin as a rash or you notice your hair falling out more than usual. Article from Cleveland Clinic explains what stress can cause. …

Fats, stress, death: Uncovering the toxic effects of saturated fatty acids on cells

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The FINANCIAL -- New research led by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health has identified numerous genes that influence how cells respond to saturated fatty acids. Some of these genes have promise as potential therapeutic targets for treating metabolic diseases associated with lipotoxicity, including obesity, diabetes, and heart failure.…