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Stress and Illness
A discussion about the connection between stress and illness.
# 122023 | 1,750 words | 5 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Medical and Health (Medical Studies) , Psychology (Physiological)

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This paper explores whether stress is significantly associated with illness and concludes that it is. Additionally, it provides a theoretical framework for its discussion. The paper also examines the nature and experience of stress. The review of literature presented in the paper provides research findings, establishing a relationship between stress and illness.

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"Is stress significantly associated with illness? It is, however the nature of this association is complex and in order to fully understand it, it is first helpful to define stress. Lovallo reports that over the years there have been many differing definitions of stress. This divergence in definitions is said to be due to the fact that the experience of stress is associated with a large domain of experiences as well as with both physical and psychological perceptions and responses. Further the actua experience..."

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