Explains that a wider variety of physical problems, including heart attacks
and stroke, can be caused by stress, and recommends physical and mental
relaxation techniques, as well as some major lifestyle changes. Also covers
post-traumatic stress syndrome: how terror can alter brain chemistry and how
we are currently dealing with PTSD.
RC489.R45 R42 1992
Impact in the real world...
What made Rachel's Lake Superior State experience so unique was the practical research she did with top-notch faculty.
"I really enjoyed working with environmental chemistry professor Judy Westrick and biologist Deb Stai," Rachel says. "For my senior project, we evaluated a lab method for cultivating a fungus that causes infections in humans."