stress-related disease

stress-related disease

A general term for any medical condition caused by physical or mental stress, some of which may respond to biofeedback training.
 
Examples
Bruxism, gastric ulcers, hypertension, insomnia, irritable bowel syndrome, migraines, tachyarrhythmias, tension headaches, tics.
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Over-population increases feline infectious disease, stress-related disease, feline conflict and compromises cats' welfare.
She said: "Although it's not always appropriate to extrapolate human conditions directly to animals, it is becoming increasingly important to take time to understand our pets' behaviours and act to reduce the risk of stress-related disease.
Oxidative Stress-Related Disease in Preterm and Newborn Infants
Comparison of the serum ferritin and percentage of transferrin saturation as exposure markers of iron-driven oxidative stress-related disease outcomes.
The increased prevalence of stress-related disease indicates a need for improved stress management, such as the use of the psychological technique of cognitive behavioural therapy.
Children in those situations who do not have adequate adult support can develop a prolonged activation of the stress response system, which can disrupt the brain's development and increase the risk for stress-related disease and cognitive impairment, even into adulthood.
An Egyptian psychiatrist who examined the defendant told prosecutors: "The suspect is sane and does not suffer from any mental or stress-related disease.
The study's findings show for the first time in humans that the diet a mother consumes in late pregnancy can alter the stress response of her offspring, possibly setting the stage for greater susceptibility to cardiovascular problems and other forms of stress-related disease into adulthood.
As the labourers attend to hand-crafted details, the spectacular design takes its toll on Jim, who suffers from a stress-related disease exacerbated by the prolonged building work.
This paper reintroduces biofeedback relaxation training (BFRT) as a mind-body tool for stress management to address stress-related disease in public health practice.
Chapter Fourteen, "Personality, Temperament, and Their Stress-Related Consequences," discuss what personality differences have to do with individual differences in patterns of stress-related disease.
Robert Sapolsky is an expert in the study of stress-related disease amongst primates, a field with obvious relevance to human health studies.

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