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Final Exam Stress: 10 Ways To Beat End-Of-Semester Anxiety

11/29/2012 11:22 pm ET | Updated Dec 11, 2012

Final exam week can be the most stressful time of the year for high school and college students. With the holidays around the corner and your GPA hanging in the balance, the mere mention of the word "finals" can be enough to send you into a tailspin.

But before you start catastrophizing about every possible worst-case scenario -- flunking your chem final, missing the deadline for your English paper -- take a deep breath and start planning how you'll get through exam period with minimal stress (yes, it's possible: our Twitter follower @LineDalile plays golf to decompress!). Click through the slideshow below for our top 10 tips on beating end-of-semester anxiety, from puppy breaks to Internet plug-ins that block time-wasting sites.

How do you de-stress during exam time? Tell us in the comments below or tweet @HuffPostTeen!

10 Ways To Beat Final Exam Stress
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