Pregnancy stress may shape baby brain

Stress levels in mothers—measured by a hormone linked to anxiety and other health problems—is related to changes in areas of the infant brain associated with emotional development, the study suggests. Doctors say the findings highlight

Researchers swabbing earwax to detect stress levels

Fox News Go A new device that swabs earwax to detect a stress hormone may transform care for people battling depression and other stress-related conditions, researchers say. The team from University College London, among other institutions in Germany and

Cases of broken heart syndrome increase amid pandemic stress

Stress from the coronavirus pandemic may be breaking people’s hearts.  Cardiologists in Ohio have found that the number of patients experiencing Takotsubo cardiomyopathy, or broken heart syndrome, increased four-to-five fold during the coronavirus pandemic compared