life event

Any major change in person’s circumstances—e.g., divorce, death of spouse, loss of job, etc., that affects interpersonal relationships and/or work-related, leisure or recreational activities

life event

Any major change in person's circumstances–eg, divorce, death of spouse, loss of job, etc, that affects interpersonal relationships, work-related, leisure or recreational activities; LEs can be usual, ie not unexpected and therefore not evoking stress, or unusual–ie, unexpected and commonly associated with stress. See Unusual life event.
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There are in life events, contacts, glimpses, that seem brutally to bring all the past to a close.
Using social media, insurance companies can listen for and act on life event triggers, reaching the right customer at the right time with the right message.
No correlation was found between the type of stressful life event and headache duration and VAS score.
The run, held on the same day as a 10k Race for Life event at the park, was organised to raise money for Cancer Research UK.
They found that regardless of family income and structure, youths with a recent negative life event were 1.
In the paper, Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes), the authors write: "Consistent with several previous retrospective studies, this first prospective study concludes that the experience of a serious life event (reasonably indicating psychological stress) during the first 14 years of life may be a risk factor for developing type 1 diabetes.
Llinos Jones, a 19 year old university student and kidney disease sufferer from Machynlleth, is set to organise a Walk for Life event in her hometown of Machynlleth to support the Kidney Wales Foundation.
On average, two thirds of all millennials wish they had been more financially prepared before experiencing a major life event.
BIRKENHEAD Park is the venue next Sunday for Cancer Research UK's Race for Life event.
He won a special commendation in the category, for showing exceptional dedication and ongoing support to Cancer Research UK by volunteering at every Race for Life event in Wales since 2007.
Outside of open enrollment, health insurance shoppers may only be able to purchase individual and family major medical coverage when they experience a qualifying life event.
Dance teacher Julie Wadey said: "We hope we can inspire women to join in the fun and enter their local Race For Life event.