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Baboon poop shows how chronic stress shortens lives
Biologists tracked 300 baboons from life to death and found some interesting insights.
Can you really die from a broken heart?
Extreme emotional distress can cause the heart muscles to weaken.
Do Insects Get Stressed?
Welcome to the third and final installment of my stress series, in which I ask whether the organisms I talk … Continued
Do Microbes Get Stressed?
Welcome back. Here is the second part of my three-part series on stress, in which I explore whether the organisms … Continued
Do Plants Get Stressed?
I spent the last several months thinking about stress, not only because I was actively stressed over deadlines and the … Continued
FYI: Does Stress Make You Hungry?
Yes, but only for junk food.
A Whole New Kind of Party Animal
Pets provide significant relief from college's unique stress factors