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Warsaw zoo tests effect of hemp oil on elephants' stress

Zoo veterinarian says hemp oil, also known as CBD, or cannabidiol oil, has been shown to reduce anxiety and stress in other animals

29 Aug 2020 10:20 AM

Here's how stress hormone prevents Leukemia

This explains why the immune system fails to prevent leukemia from taking hold.

15 Aug 2018 6:34 PM

Sticky patch with sweat sensor can monitor stress levels

The stretchy, rectangular sensor around a membrane specifically binds only to cortisol.

22 Jul 2018 2:41 PM

Study finds adrenal support supplements may contain unsafe ingredients

Lab tests of the supplements found they all contained thyroid hormone and most had at least one steroid hormone.

26 Apr 2018 9:34 AM

Study finds lack of sleep reduces sex drive

Lack of sleep and stress releases the hormone cortisol, which decreases testosterone, that plays a major role in sex drive.

12 Mar 2018 10:10 AM


Night showers may be better for your skin, body clock than morning bath

A Harvard study backs those who swear by refreshing morning showers and their ability to lower stress while boosting creativity.

07 Feb 2018 2:59 PM

Mystic Mantra: Meditation as medication for stress

As we perfect our medications, we can maintain a calm state of mind in the midst of turmoil and strife.

09 Jan 2018 12:46 AM

Hormone therapy may boost memory, lower stress in women

Women receiving oestrogen therapy had a smaller increase in cortisol and showed no decrease in working memory function.

05 Nov 2017 8:37 PM