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calm

Stressed? Beware the scale

You can't change your body's biological response to stressors, but you can change your behaviors.

4 keys to quality living

Learn to improve your resiliency in the face of adversity—and improve your focus on the here and now.

To reach old age, go new age

Meditation and other mainstays of holistic living lower stress, which can ward off disease and improve the likelihood of a long and healthy life.

That feel-good ingredient

Alongside its central role in the biomechanics of labor and delivery, oxytocin helps strengthen the mother-baby bond.

Lamenting the noisy neighbor

Chronic noise exposure can lead to threefold risk of heart attack, stroke or some other major cardiovascular event.

The curative chorus

Some moms find music leads to less pain and more serenity during pregnancy and childbirth. Should you add tunes to your birth plan?

Stressed? Try sniffing your partner’s T-shirt

Smelling a romantic partner's clothing can make women feel calmer and lower cortisol levels.

Don’t sweat the season

This can be a great time of year for fun and festivities, but don't let demanding lists and obligations lord over your schedule.

Paws for peacefulness

Adults with long-term mental conditions gain solace and support from their pets, study finds.

For your heart’s sake, keep your cool

Research suggests anger and heavy exertion may put you on the fast track to a heart attack.

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