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Stress and coping

Stress is the emotional , psychological, or physical strain caused by our response to pressure from the outside world. Common stress reactions include tension, irritability, inability to concentrate, and a variety of physical symptoms that include headache and a fast heartbeat. Stress can cause both mental and physical symptoms. The effects of stress are different for different people. Coping refers to the use of conscious or unconscious strategies or mechanisms in adapting to stress, various disorders, or environmental demands.

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