The overall stress level in America peaked for the first time in a decade, according to a recent study from the American Psychological Association.
Its “Stress in America: Coping with Change” survey showed that between August 2016 and January 2017, Americans’ stress level on a 10-point scale from “little or no stress” to “a great deal of stress,” went up from 4.8 to 5.1. Politics was the main stressor, but others include terrorism, police violence and personal safety.
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