This pin depicts the common physical signs of stress, as well as consequences of stress, including anxiety and depression. Relevant statistics regarding teens and adults are also provided. I chose this pin because it provides a lot of info through a picture, and it outlines the results of daily stressors.
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Physical symptoms of anxiety---Chronic worry and emotional stress can trigger a host of health problems. The problem occurs when fight or flight is triggered daily by excessive worrying and anxiety. The fight or flight response causes the body’s sympathetic nervous system to release stress hormones such as cortisol. These hormones can boost blood sugar levels and triglycerides (blood fats) that can be used by the body for fuel. The hormones also cause physical reactions.