According to this year’s “Stress in America” survey, Americans report various issues in the news as significant sources of stress, including health care, climate change, mass shootings and the upcoming presidential election.
“There is a lot of uncertainty in our world right now — from mass shootings to climate change. This year’s survey shows us that more Americans are saying these issues are causing them stress,” said Arthur C. Evans Jr., Ph.D., the American Psychological Association’s (APA) chief executive officer.
“Research shows us that over time, prolonged feelings of anxiety and stress can affect our overall physical and mental health. Psychologists can help people develop the tools that they need to better manage their stress.”
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