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Stress Management Tips

8 Strategies for Immediate Stress Relief
Simple modifications in posture, habits, thought, and behavior often go a long way toward reducing feelings of stress and tension
10 All-Natural Stress Busters
These 10 tips will help you reduce the stress in your life -- no herbal supplements or medications necessary.
13 Signs of Burnout and How to Avoid Them
Chronic Job Stress Can Lead to High Blood Pressure
Men who worked for years at a stressful job had higher blood pressure levels than their counterparts in less-stressful workplaces.
Exam Stress Tips
Preparing for the SATs or other standardized tests? If exam stress is overwhelming, read this advice from your Guide on managing exam stress.
Help Screens Provide School Stress Advice to Students
Thanks to an innovative online resource developed by a counselor education professor, students from middle school to college are just a click away from expert advice for managing these very critical learning issues.
How to Control Stress by De-Cluttering
This simple system can help you manage stress by de-cluttering and organizing your environment.
Job Stress Resource Center
Start here - this is your one-stop guide to all the workplace stress resources on the Stress Management site. Includes articles, link libraries, and related forum discussions.
Office Noise and Stress
How even low level "open office" noise contributes to workplace stress and reduced productivity
Power Napping Improves Productivity
Taking a post-lunch power nap can be as invigorating as the standard coffee break in terms of workplace productivity and alertness.
Stress and Coping at Work
How a worksite stress management program helped reduce health care utilization and illness days among employees.
Stress at Work
This comprehensive (32 page) virtual booklet from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention summarizes stress and working conditions, describes conditions at work that increase stress, offers prevention tips, and more. A downloadable PDF version is available.
Stress Test - Work Hours Not the Culprit
Factors other than work hours appear to be responsible for the majority of workplace stress, according to University of Arkansas researchers.
Tips for a Less-Stressed Workday
These tips can help you cut some of the stress out of a typical work day.
Workplace Stress Management Programs
The pros and cons of workplace-based stress management programs.
Unconventional Stress Relievers
Some rather unconventional but often effective methods to control stress.
Workplace Stress and Sleep Disturbances
Worrying about your job during off hours can take its toll on your sleep.