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Don't Stress Over the Stressors!

A stressor is an outside agent, such as a death in the family, math problem or an exam, boring job, and so on. Stress is how a person reacts or responds to a stressor, which means what mental meaning he or she puts to the stressor and how he or she mentalizes the feeling associated with the reaction to the stressor.

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Innerconnection

Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. [PLDT] v. NTC and ETCI [G.R. No.88404. October 18, 1990]

FACTS

Private respondent Express Telecommunications Co., Inc. (ETCI) obtained from Congress Republic Act No. 2090 a franchise to establish radio stations for domestic and transoceanic telecommunications. 376 more words

Case Digests

HIV spreading. Isolation. Sympathy.

Almost like detectives retracing the steps of a killer in a whodunnit, researchers have pieced together how the virus that later became known as HIV grew from infecting a few hunter-gatherers in Cameroon to affecting 76 million people across the globe. 209 more words

Human

My Contract to Disconnect…Take 2

“If I could, I’d write a huge encyclopedia just about the words luck and coincidence”
― Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

I was combing through some files on my computer last night and came across a draft of a blog post that I couldn’t even remember writing.

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Interconnection

Heron

There’s a slender, yellow-eyed branch at the edge of the path. I pretend not to notice though he is close enough to touch. Someday I may come upon his change and will carry feather twig and hollow bone to the water. 61 more words

Life

Study Finds Internet Congestion Really Is About Business, Not Technology

Various enormous corporations have this year been at each other’s throats over how well or how poorly internet traffic travels through their systems. A new report indicates that some of the… 774 more words

Twelve Simple Rules of Systems Thinking for Complex Global Issues

Written on: March 13, 2014

We came across Louise Diamond’s article Twelve Simple Rules of Systems Thinking for Complex Global Issues via Global Systems Initiatives and thought it was an interesting look into how complex systems operate in our global context.   109 more words

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