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How Stress Makes us Sick

Stress is often referred to as a silent killer. We have a basic understanding of the physiological response our body undergoes as a result of stress. In this video I will explain how stress can lead to heart disease, stroke, diabetes and even cancer.

Key Points covered in this video include:

We respond to stress exactly the same as a fight or flight response

Stress hormones are released that trigger a cascade of events to protect us in times of great danger.

If we remain in stressful states for long periods this can become deadly.

Increase blood pressure, cholesterol levels and blood sugars are some of the changes stress can trigger.

 

Chiropractic has been demonstrated to be an effective means of reducing the damaging affects of stress.

 

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