Posts tagged "stress"

8 Little Ways To Deal With This Scary, Awful, Crappy Week

First there was the horrific attack at the Boston Marathon, followed closely by news of multiple poison-laced letters sent to Washington, DC. Yesterday, we saw the Senate ignore the pleas

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 18, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Stressed? 5 Ways To Avoid A Holiday-Fueled Freak Out

The holidays are good times — everything is sparkly and Mariah Carey is blasting wherever you go. But they also create the perfect storm of getting-to-the-airport, gift-giving, bring-on-the-crazy stress. The…

Refinery 29 | December 17, 2012 - 2:50 pm

Reason Number 2,453 Why Canada Is Better Than Us: Canadian University Installs “Puppy Room” For Stressed Out Students

Do you go to Dalhousie University in Halifax, Canada? No? Well, get your but there on December 4, 5 and 6th, because the school is creating a goddamned puppy room

Julie Gerstein | November 30, 2012 - 3:40 pm

The Things That Comfort Us In Times Of Extreme Stress

Between Hurricane Sandy and the election, I would classify the last two weeks as a time of extreme stress. Nothing I won’t be able to bounce back from, but I’ve…

Ami Angelowicz | November 8, 2012 - 1:00 pm

12 Totally Free Ways To Improve Your Mental Health

We all feel a little crazy sometimes (for me, “sometimes” means at least three times a day), and while we’re big proponents of therapy and other structured forms of mental…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 21, 2012 - 4:00 pm

10 Surefire Ways To Deal With Anxiety

I’ve struggled with anxiety since I was a kid. Growing up in the Pacific Northwest, earthquakes used to be a huge source of stress for me, and I’d often lie…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 1, 2012 - 10:00 am

Girl Talk: I’m A Stress Seeker

My name is Amelia and I am a stress seeker. According to a recent article in Women’s Health, stress seekers are “addicted to high-anxiety lifestyles … because somewhere along the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 12, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Having Trouble Getting Knocked Up? Visit A Medical Clown!

Talk about a silly study. Women who have had trouble getting pregnant and have resorted to using in vitro fertilization can increase their chances of conception by spending just 15…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 1, 2011 - 5:20 pm

How Do You Get Yourself Out Of A Crap Mood?

I’m not gonna lie — the last two weeks have been a blur of crapitude. Cavities, a bad cold, emotional dramz and more have left me both physically and psychologically…

Julie Gerstein | October 15, 2010 - 2:50 pm

We Feel Better On Weekends, Study Says

No matter how cool your job is, you’re in a better mood and have less aches and pains from Friday evening to Sunday morning. We knew we loved weekends! According…

Catherine Strawn | January 12, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Attention, All Stress Balls!

When it comes to stress relief, I generally turn to hanging out with friends, watching funny television, and just plain trying to forget about the cause of my tension. Massages…

Bianca Posterli | November 12, 2009 - 8:40 pm

France Telecom Suicide Epidemic Now Tallies 25

It sounds like something out of a mind-control horror movie: France Télécom, the European telecommunications giant, has now seen 25 of their employees commit suicide in the past 18 months.

Leonora Epstein | October 16, 2009 - 1:50 pm

Quickies!: A “Housewife” Takes A Ride On The Village Bicycle

A-Rod is supposedly dating Bethenny Frankel from “The Real Housewives of New York City.” [Perez Hilton] — Maybe now she can reach Kelly Bensimon’s level, but then again, she probably…

Annika Harris | April 15, 2009 - 8:00 pm

The Most Stressful Moments Of A Relationship

A new study suggests that the most stressful time of the week is 11:45 on Tuesday morning. The idea is that most people in the workforce coast through Mondays catching…

Wendy Atterberry | April 7, 2009 - 3:30 pm

Don’t Be So Quick To Blame Stress For Your Gray Hair

Everybody told me my premature gray hairs were due to stress or genes. Some of that is probably true. My mom is completely gray and my boyfriend has contributed to…

Persia Ali | March 3, 2009 - 9:00 pm

How Men And Women Deal With Stress

A lot of times, it seems like women deal with stress by talking about their problems, while men shut down and keep quiet about what’s troubling them. In the police…

Catherine Strawn | March 2, 2009 - 5:30 pm

Quickies!: Janet Jackson’s Secret Daughter

Janet Jackson’s rumored secret daughter with James Debarge might write a tell-all. We may finally know the truth. [Mediatakeout]
Poor Cindy the dog. We’re sure dressing your dog in ridiculous…

Annika Harris | December 12, 2008 - 8:59 pm

10 Tips for Overcoming Election Day Anxiety

After months and months of a heated, nail-biting, historic presidential race, Election Day is finally upon us, and if you’re like a lot of us who are passionately invested in…

Wendy Atterberry | November 3, 2008 - 2:30 pm
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