January 12, 2022

An artificial-intelligence system was designed to use EKG readings to track the stress of mothers and their fetuses in a recent study.

June 2, 2021

Stress about COVID-19 likely played a role in irritable bowel symptoms, researchers suggest.

October 1, 2020

It's something that humans and hibernating squirrels have in common: Iodide dampens harm of stress-induced inflammation.

September 10, 2020

A pediatric social worker with UW Medicine offers suggeestions for families, including lowering your heartbeat. 

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December 11, 2019

The holiday season can be a perfect storm of stress with parties, work, and travel. Obligations and competing priorities can seem overwhelming. 

July 31, 2019

Journal commentary cites gaps between what medical trainees are told by educators and what they experience.

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June 25, 2018

"We don't actually need research to know that it would be terrifying for children, especially those children; they're strangers in a strange land, they don't speak the language, they don't know what's happening, (and) they are essentially wareho

This political season has been deeply painful to individuals and groups, say experts in mental health, trauma and grief.

Academic medical centers are known as magnets for suffering, not only for patients but for physicians and healthcare workers working in that world every day.

Mothers who are constantly stressed tend to have children with a higher incidence of dental cavities, according to a study in which Erin Masterson, from the UW Schools of Public Health and Dentistry, was one of the lead researchers. 

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