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Stress is pervasive in today’s world. So is anxiety. Even Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) has ramped up. The latter may be due to the exposure to 24-hour news events of disasters, pandemic warnings and terrorist threats. 794 more words
The building that houses the outpatient clinic where I’m interning this year, seems to be under some sort of malevolent static-electricity spell. I was disconcerted, on my first day, to be sparking against every door handle, stapler, filing cabinet, and desk drawer I touched. 370 more words
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Overweight and obese people are often the targets of discrimination and teasing. But while some might argue that ‘fat shaming’ encourages weight loss, a new study of nearly 3,000 British adults shows it’s simply not true.