The negative power of stress.

Quick Facts About Stress‣ Americans spend $11.3 billion per year to cope with stress. ‣ Over 90% of disease is caused or complicated by stress. ‣ Job stress is estimated to cost U.S. industry $300 billion annually. ‣ Percentage of adults being treated for depression: 54%. ‣ Stress has been linked to all leading causes of death, including heart disease and cancer. ‣ Long-term stress is strongly associated with depression, heart disease, and weakened immune system. ‣ Up to 60% of employee absences are due to psychological problems such as stress and depression. ‣ Estimated percentage of American adults attempting to control stress: 95%

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