Guest Post: The Negative Health Impact of Stress Infographic

Use this compelling visual to emphasize the importance of stress relief and stress management to your friends, family and peers.

Stress & Work

Did you know that between 75 – 90% of all doctor’s office visits are caused by stress? In fact, 65% of people cite work as a top stressor and an estimated one billion employees miss work every day in the US due to stress. Research shows that work-related stress and burnout can result in a variety of physical, psychological and behavioural symptoms.

Managing Stress at Work

Stress management is as integral to your health as exercising or maintaining a balanced diet. Therefore, it’s important to develop effective stress management techniques that work for you. These could include:

  • Sticking to a regular sleeping schedule
  • Setting clear work-life boundaries
  • Seeking the help of a professional
  • Breathing exercises
  • Practicing meditation

How Does Stress Affect Our Health?

If you would like to learn more about the science of stress, then you should read the infographic guide below from Study Medicine Europe. This handy guide covers a lot of ground. Including:

  • Interesting facts and figures about stress
  • A summary of the stress response
  • A list of the different ways in which stress can affect the body
  • An overview of the dangers of chronic stress
  • Some suggestions on stress management techniques
The Negative Impact of Stress

The Negative Impact of Stress

Posted by Professor Pete Alexander

A seasoned professional with over 30 years of Sales and Marketing experience, Pete has battled the negative effects of stress head-on and has developed the LIGHTEN™ stress relief model that motivates his peers to take action and overcome their self-imposed barriers to success using clever yet simple tools and techniques.

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