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Surgery for low back pain: a review of... [Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009] - PubMed - NCBI

Surgery for low back pain: a review of... [Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009] - PubMed - NCBI | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
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City Visions: A Challenging Childhood Can Make You a Sick Adult

City Visions:  A Challenging Childhood Can Make You a Sick Adult | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
On the August 4, 2014 edition: Host David Onek and a panel of experts look at why childhood stress can impact long-term health. What are the biochemical
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Mindfulness Requires Practice and Purpose

Mindfulness Requires Practice and Purpose | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
Misconceptions surround the practice of mindfulness, which is part meditation and part a greater awareness of the things around you.
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Back pain doesn't have to hurt you in the wallet, too: Most patients can recover without costly interventions.

Back pain doesn't have to hurt you in the wallet, too: Most patients can recover without costly interventions. | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
Most patients can recover without expensive interventions, doctors say.
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In addition to the suggestions in the article, we would also suggest to explore if stress could be contributing to your pain.

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Beating Back Pain

Beating Back Pain | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
When his back pain returned after more than 25 years, Tony Schwartz writes, he decided it was time to address his fears directly.
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How Stress Affects Our Health

How Stress Affects Our Health | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
We all know that stress isn't good for us, but a new study shows exactly why -- and it turns out that inflammation may be the culprit.
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Childhood Memories Impact Men’s Ability to Handle Stress — Tri-City Psychology Services

Sons who have fond childhood memories of their fathers are more likely to be emotionally stable in the face of day-to-day stresses, according to psychologists who studied hundreds of adults of all ages. Psychology professor Melanie Mallers, PhD, of California
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Why Gardening Is Good for Your Health

Why Gardening Is Good for Your Health | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
Digging in the dirt provides more than just fresh vegetables
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Gardening lowers cortisol more than reading

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Mindfulness Training May Assuage Early-Life Trauma | MIND Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network

Mindfulness Training May Assuage Early-Life Trauma | MIND Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
We live in an increasingly stressful world. There’s an aspirational sense things should improve with time, witness the U.S. War on Poverty or the U.N. Millennium ...
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Cortisol: Why “The Stress Hormone” Is Public Enemy No. 1

Cortisol: Why “The Stress Hormone” Is Public Enemy No. 1 | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
5 simple ways to lower your cortisol levels without drugs
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Meditating Your Way To More Effective Leadership

Meditating Your Way To More Effective Leadership | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
Why sitting still and listening to your own thoughts for a few minutes a day may be the best business move you can make.
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Acetaminophen No Better Than Placebo for Back Pain

Acetaminophen No Better Than Placebo for Back Pain | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
In a large trial, researchers discovered that pills like Tylenol and Anacin worked no better than a placebo, but could help with other pains.
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Chronic stress, glucocorticoid receptor resistance, inflammation, and disease risk

Chronic stress, glucocorticoid receptor resistance, inflammation, and disease risk | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
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Really? Constant Stress Makes You Sick

Really? Constant Stress Makes You Sick | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
Elevated levels of cortisol over time can lead to resistance and affect the body’s immune response to infections like the common cold and influenza, heightening symptoms.
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» Mindfulness Linked to Lower Stress Hormones - Psych Central News

» Mindfulness Linked to Lower Stress Hormones  - Psych Central News | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
New research suggests that focusing on the present rather than letting the mind drift may help to lower levels of the stress hormone cortisol. The ability to
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Affective Reactivity to Daily Stressors and Long-Term Risk of Reporting a Chronic Physical Health Condition - Springer

Affective Reactivity to Daily Stressors and Long-Term Risk of Reporting a Chronic Physical Health Condition - Springer | Science & Stories on Stress Related Illness & Pain | Scoop.it
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Results indicate that how people respond to the daily stressors in their lives is predictive of future chronic health conditions

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Job strain as a risk factor for coronary heart disease: a collaborative meta-analysis of individual participant data : The Lancet

Job strain as a risk factor for coronary heart disease: a collaborative meta-analysis of individual participant data. By - Prof Mika Kivimäki PhD, Solja T Nyberg MSc, G David Batty PhD, Eleonor I F...
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More proof that higher stress causes physical illness

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