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Emotional Stress

Reducing The Financial And Emotional Stress On Fertility Patients

Dr. Richard T. Scott, Jr. | Posted 08.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Richard T. Scott, Jr.

July 25 marked the 38th anniversary of the birth of Louise Brown, the first baby conceived through in vitro fertilization, or IVF. Almost four decades...

Mental Health Crisis -- Even Privileged Children Can't Escape

Hilary Wilce | Posted 10.07.2016 | Parents
Hilary Wilce

Something is obviously going badly wrong for young people, even among some of the most privileged students in the world, and schools are scrambling to put programs in place to help them. But could these programs actually be making things worse?

The Impact of Divorce on Children of Different Ages

Dr. Gail Gross | Posted 05.12.2015 | Divorce
Dr. Gail Gross

Divorce is never easy for anyone involved. It is an emotionally challenging psychological journey for both parents and children to undergo. But in the end, the most important thing to remember is the vulnerability of your children.

David Freeman

LISTEN: 'Interrogating' Your Mind Can Improve Your Life | David Freeman | Posted 06.24.2014 | Science

As someone who has spent decades at the forefront of brain research, Dr. Richard J. Davidson is well acquainted with the organ's amazing power to thin...

When You Don't Know What to Say

Abby Heugel | Posted 11.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Abby Heugel

We put the guilt aside for wanting them to be the people they were before they got sick, before they got old, before they became so... mortal. Because at their core, they are the same people.

Career Stress: Your Job (Or Unemployment) Doesn't Define You

Noah Kass | Posted 11.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Noah Kass

When someone we know loses their job, we must be mindful of the profound emotional stressors they face. We can encourage them to stay connected to their personal communities by socializing with friends and staying engaged with professional networks, as well.

9 Simple Tips to Help You Manage Your Emotions

Norman E. Rosenthal, M.D. | Posted 02.28.2012 | Healthy Living
Norman E. Rosenthal, M.D.

Emotions can have an important influence on physical health, and it is critical to deal effectively with the feelings that accompany the everyday ups and downs of life.

Stress: It's Not What You Think

Ed and Deb Shapiro | Posted 02.12.2012 | Healthy Living
Ed and Deb Shapiro

Ironically, the holiday season can be most stressful time of the year. Just imagine you are trying to squeeze some toothpaste out of a tube but you have forgotten to take the cap off. What happens? It will force a hole in the side or wherever is the weakest point.

Are We All Suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress?

Deepak Chopra | Posted 01.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

You can't figure out how to fix bad tings until you know why they happened. This applies to society but also to our personal lives.

5 Simple Steps For Handling Emotional Pain

Maggie Lyon | Posted 12.12.2011 | Healthy Living
Maggie Lyon

Crises happen. When life gets messy, and it most reliably does, it is at times harder than hard to keep ourselves upright and unified in the middle of the craziness.

Relationships: Riding Your Emotional Rollercoaster

Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche

If we're a little more skillful at working with our emotions, we might catch our anger, jealousy, or whatever, before we react to it. We can simply take a look at it.