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Current economy hurting more than personal finances

Friday 27 March 2009

The Source The Source reports on the ever-increasing situation of economic circumstances affecting health, especially for those with ME/CFS:

“With mounting pressures of a shaky economy including job layoffs and shrinking retirement accounts, it’s no surprise stress is on the rise. Although stress in small doses is a normal part of life, stress overload often leads to serious health issues. Studies indicate that extreme stress can not only increase insomnia, but is a trigger in chronic fatigue syndrome.”

Although the article is from the US, it’s equally applicable to Australia. It can be found here:

The Source: Current economy hurting more than personal finances



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