Stress Tag

For many years, I greeted December and the upcoming holiday season with both anticipation and trepidation. I looked forward to time with family and friends, but more or less dreaded the "holiday hoopla" that seemed to cover the month from start to finish. While some people...

Got the winter blues? If so, you're not alone. Winter is Canada is long, cold, and often devoid of sunlight. Tempting as hibernating until spring may be, it's not the answer. Instead, try some of these science-backed strategies to boost your mood, lift your spirits,...

Strong evidence you can reverse risk and improve performance through stress reduction: Everyone knows stress is not a good thing, unless you are under attack by a prehistoric animal and need the “fight or flight” response you inherited from your ancestors[1].  Most people in...