5 edition of Stress and Health found in the catalog.
September 19, 2006
by iUniverse, Inc.
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||175|
During this time, your body may be making more or less stress hormones than is healthy. This can lead to worsening of physical and/or mental health problems, such as diabetes, heart disease, anxiety, depression, smoking, or unhealthy use of alcohol or other drugs. Stress can show up in our bodies, emotions and behavior in many different ways. Stress in Health and Disease presents the principal pathways mediating the response to a stressor. It discusses the clinical background of cross-resistance and treatment with stress-hormones. It addresses the diseases of adaptation or stress diseases, diagnostic indicators, and functional Edition: 1.
Stress is your body's reaction to a challenge or demand. In short bursts, stress can be positive, such as when it helps you avoid danger or meet a deadline. But when stress lasts for a long time, it may harm your health. Stress is a normal feeling. There are two main types of stress: Acute stress. This is short-term stress that goes away. This book is an introduction to the concept of psychological stress, its physiological manifestations, and its effects on health and disease. When preparing the first edition, I told a former student that I was writing a book on stress.
Discover the science that underlies one of the most pervasive forces in modern life with STRESS, HEALTH, AND WELL-BEING: THRIVING IN THE 21st CENTURY. With research findings and coping strategies integrated throughout, this text is a useful tool for helping you understand and approach stress effectively/5(18). Popular Stress Management Books Showing of 10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and .
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Sir Cary L. Cooper CBE is 50th Anniversary Professor of Organizational Psychology and Health at Manchester Business is the author or editor of more than books on occupational stress, women at work and industrial and organizational psychology, has written over scholarly articles for academic journals, and is a frequent media commentator.
Stress and Health: Biological and Psychological Interactions, by William R. Lovallo, is a brief and accessible examination of psychological stress and its psychophysiological relationships with cognition, emotions, brain functions, and the peripheral mechanisms by which the body is d throughout, the Third Edition covers two new and significant areas of Cited by: Stress symptoms may be affecting your health, even though you might not realize it.
You may think illness is to blame for that irritating headache, your frequent insomnia or your decreased productivity at work. But stress may actually be the cause. Indeed, stress symptoms can affect your body, your thoughts and feelings, and your behavior.
Health, Stress, and Coping Jennifer Walinga. Stress has been defined as the physiological and psychological experience of significant life events, trauma, and chronic strain (Thoits, ).
It has long been believed and demonstrated that the level of stress an individual experiences can negatively impact his or her ore, stress management has Author: Jennifer Walinga. The book concentrates on the psychophysiological relationship between cognitions, emotions, brain functions, and the peripheral mechanisms by which the body is regulated.
Stress and Health is the only book on the biology of psychological stress for students and researchers in the behavioral sciences.
University of Louisville Health. Stress Relief Coloring Book Click on the image below to download and print our page coloring book. Stress can cause or exacerbate health problems such as high blood pressure, heart disease, obesity and depression as well as some autoimmune, digestive, and skin diseases.
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As a psychology major with extreme stress issues, this textbook for my final class for the degree was excellent. It's insightful, helpful, and best of all. Easy to read and understand. The book give practical suggestions on how to reduce stress and explains why stress is such a huge issue in terms of overall health; mental, physical, and by: 4.
Stress and Health: Biological and Psychological Interactions is a brief and accessible examination of psychological stress and its psychophysiological relationships with cognition, emotions, brain functions, and the peripheral mechanisms by which the body is regulated.
Updated throughout, the Third Edition covers two new and significant areas of emerging research: how our early life. Another variable related to stress that could provide a link to health is the increased sleep problems that have been reported after sychological trauma (Harvey et al.
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Understand the nature of stress and its impact on personal, social, economic, and political health. Describe the psychological and physiological interactions initiated by stress.
Identify health symptoms resulting from stress. Stress can pose a deleterious effect on health outcomes (Thoits, ).Author: Jennifer Walinga. Daily Stressors Facilitate Giving and Receiving of Emotional Support in Adulthood.
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Handbook of Stress, Coping, and Health Implications for Nursing Research, Theory, and Practice, Second Edition. This unique and comprehensive handbook examines the various models of stress, coping, and health and their relevance for nursing and related health fields. Stress in Health and Disease presents the principal pathways mediating the response to a stressor.
It discusses the clinical background of cross-resistance and treatment with stress-hormones. It addresses the diseases of adaptation or stress diseases, diagnostic indicators, and functional changes.
Chronic stress can lead to high blood pressure and heart disease. It can dampen the immune system, increasing susceptibility to colds and other common infections. It can contribute to asthma, digestive disorders, cancer, and other health problems.
New research even supports the notion that high levels of stress somehow speed up the aging process. Bibliography: p. Includes index Prologue: Evolution of a new perspective -- One: Studying health instead of disease -- Two: Measuring health on a continuum -- Three: Stressors, tension, and stress -- Four: Tension management and resource for resistance -- Five: Perceiving the world as coherent -- Six: Relation of the sense of coherence to health -- Seven: Pages: Chronic stress can wreak havoc on your mind and body.
Take steps to control your stress. Your body is hard-wired to react to stress in ways meant to protect you against threats from predators and other aggressors. Such threats are rare today, but that doesn't mean that life is free of stress.
On the contrary, you undoubtedly face multiple. Elizabeth Scott, MS, is a wellness coach specializing in stress management and quality of life, and the author of "8 Keys to Stress Management." Steven Gans, MD is board-certified in psychiatry and is an active supervisor, teacher, and mentor at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Everyone experiences stress to some degree. The American Institute of Stress was founded in Yonkers, New York in and moved to Texas in It is a Texas (c)3 nonprofit corporation.
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