The Physical Fallout To Stress pg1
Cosmo Editor

The Physical Fallout To Stress pg1

- Cosmo Editor

It’s common knowledge that stress can trigger a headache or an upset stomach, but here are four lesser-known health repercussions of feeling like you’re at the end of your rope.

‘Chronic stress causes elevated cortisol levels and alters your metabolism so that fats are produced and stored in the body more easily, especially in the abdominal area,’ explains Dr Bruce McEwen. And this is true even if you don’t eat more than usual.

IF YOU LIKED THIS, YOU'LL ALSO ENJOY THIS...

CELEB NEWS George Clooney praises his wedding singer - Cosmo Editor | 02 October 2014 | 06:00pm

George Clooney asked an unknown singer to perform at his wed...

SHARE
CELEB NEWS Jennifer Love Hewitt: Happy husband helped during labour - Cosmo Editor | 02 October 2014 | 06:00pm

Jennifer Love Hewitt thinks the key to her labour going smoo...

SHARE
CELEB NEWS Charlie Sheen investigated by police - Cosmo Editor | 02 October 2014 | 06:00pm

Charlie Sheen is being investigated for allegedly threatenin...

SHARE
CELEB NEWS Jennifer Love Hewitt's daughter does Zumba - Cosmo Editor | 02 October 2014 | 06:00pm

Jennifer Love Hewitt's 10-month-old daughter goes to Zumba c...

SHARE