Am I Stressed?

Stress can increase the severity of pain and create pain such as headaches. Stress has been shown to be a primary cause of illness and disease. If you have any of these warning signs or symptoms of stress below you should consult a doctor right away about how to reduce the impacts of stress on your body.

  • Memory problems
  • Inability to concentrate
  • Moodiness and irritability
  • Agitation
  • Depression
  • Aches and pains
  • Loss of sex drive
  • Eating more or less
  • Sleeping too much or too little
  • Isolating, avoiding social situations
  • Rise in blood pressure or heart rate
  • Rapid breathing
  • Muscle tension
  • Anxiety

Chiropractic physician training includes nutrition and other therapies to combat stress. Ask us how we can help keep your body free from the physical reactions of stress.

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Crisis Numbers

Crisis/Suicide Help Line
(855) 278-4204

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Emergency Psych Services
(408) 855-6100