Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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High Stress Incidence

Facts about stress reactions:

  • About 65% of visits to the doctor are for symptoms that are caused by stress.
  • About 40% of Americans suffer from health problems caused by stress.

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed High Stress References
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