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Ch 3: Stress Risks & Disorders

About This Chapter

Go through these lessons to bolster your understanding of stress risks and disorders. Complete CE credit requirements, get ready for an exam, earn better grades, or simply learn about stress to expand your knowledge and to identify coping methods.

Stress Risks & Disorders - Chapter Summary

Practically everyone has to deal with stress-causing situations, but not everyone handles stress the same way. These lessons examine risk factors associated with stress, as well as stress disorders.

There are many ways to use our study materials effectively. Some people prefer starting at the first lesson and moving through the chapter one lesson at a time. This method works well if the material is completely new to you. If you are using this chapter as a review, you may want to start off by answering the lesson quizzes to see how much you recall. Whichever quizzes you score lower on, take a closer look at those specific lessons. Remember that you can move around our site in any way that you want, because we want you to take control of your study sessions.

At the end of this health chapter, you should be prepared to do the following:

  • Review the impact of stress on overall health
  • Show the origins of stress
  • Determine the changes and definition of General Adaptation Syndrome
  • Establish the definition of chronic stress and associated health risks
  • Outline attitudes and techniques for dealing with stress

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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