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Common type of stress that affecting college students There are many definition we could define from the word of stress itself, according to the Oxford Dictionaries Online (http://oxforddictionaries.com), stress could define as “a state of mental or emotional strain or tension resulting from adverse or demanding circumstance”. But stress could be best describe as, “a physical or psychological response due to an events or circumstances that make the person feel threatened or upset the balance of...

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effects of stress has on the body. In his work, Selye - 'the father of stress research,' developed the theory that stress is a major cause of disease because chronic stress causes long-term chemical changes. He observed that the body would respond to any external biological source of stress with a predictable biological pattern in an attempt to restore the body’s internal homeostasis. This initial hormonal reaction is your fight or flight stress response - and its purpose is for handling stress very...

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CHAPTER 1 STRESS INTRODUCTION Stress is a common thing in everyone's life. It is always associated with the happiest movement of life or the dangerous movement of life. Stress, stress, stress….. Is a common and universal phenomenon for everyone? Stress accumulation is a common problem and you are very difficult to manage it due to your lifestyle and attitude. In most of time, the term ‘Stress’ use to express their negative experience that happened in everyone's life. It either distress...

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The Impact of Stress on Academic Performance In today’s world stress is something that is unavoidable .It is something that is faced by adults ,teenagers and kids around the world .Stress is often described as a feeling of being overloaded , wound up tight , tense and worried . Stress can sometimes help to motivate us to get a task finished or perform well . But stress can also be harmful if we become over-stressed and it interferes with our ability to get on our normal life for too long .(A...

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whether those conditions be real or perceived, positive or negative. Although everyone has stress in their lives, people respond to stress in different ways. Some people seem to be severely affected while others seem calm, cool, and collected all the time. Regardless, we all have it. It's also important to note that there are two types of stress, Eustress (good stress) and Distress (not so good stress). Stress in humans results from interactions between persons and their environment that are perceived...

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 STRESS Valeria Solano Introduction Stress is the body's reaction to a change that requires a physical, mental or emotional adjustment or response. Stress can come from any situation or thought that makes you feel frustrated, angry, nervous, or anxious. -Stress leads to change. No Stress, No Change. Proper solution to stress leads to comfort. If we don't find a solution to stress we may have health related issues due to prolonged stress. Every stress has a solution. We have to find...

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Stress is something that has become prevalent in our society, more so now than ever before. Demands from everyday life have certainly increased, creating more stress in our lives and potentially affecting our health and wellbeing. The purpose of this essay is to discuss stress and the effects it can have on our behavioural responses. Firstly, it will give an overview of stress, as well as discuss physical and mental concerns bought about by excessive stress and factors that contribute towards it...

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4/19/2010 Stress is the ‘wear and tear’ our bodies experience as we adjust to our continual changing environment; it has physical and emotional effects on us and it can create negative feelings. As a positive influence, stress can help compel us to action; result in a new awareness and an exciting new perspective. As a negative influence stress can result in feeling of distrust, rejection anger, and depression, which in turn can cause health problems such as headaches, upset stomach...

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In the present day, stress is widely recognized as a major problem for many employees in their daily life. According to Lawrence(2010):The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have defined stress as the adverse reaction people have to excessive pressure or other types of demand placed on them at work. This definition suggests that when people experience excessive stress, there is a high risk. And this phenomenon also contributes to some bad consequences, such as mental illness,heart and circulatory...

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Stress Kacee Burrus If you were to ask one hundred different people the question “what is stress?” I can pretty much guarantee that you would get several different responses. Stress, as defined in our text, is the general physical and emotional state that accompanies the stress response. A stress response is either a physical or emotional reaction caused by a stressor, or anything that causes a stress response.” (Fahey, 302). In other words, there is something in your life that causes you to...

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