021910 - themselves-men tend to deal with stress better b/c...

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02/19/10 Stress Popular Epidemiology Study Questions- posted on BlackBoard Exam next Friday- 02/26/10 MS article “ Stress, Coping, and Social Support” - When in a stressful situation, change the situation to a less stressful one - Change the meaning of the stressful situation into a positive one Stress- can create illness - Symptoms o Physical symptoms o Thoughts o Tightness o Stomach nausea o Anxiety o Loss of appetite - Symptoms differ from person to person Stress differs for each gender - Women are very stressed ex. Working mothers o they tend to vent more, talk more o more communication o but even with more communication, women tend to take all the work onto
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Unformatted text preview: themselves-men tend to deal with stress better b/c they delegate better o ex. Adult care of aging parents- women do all the work themselves, while men delegate- tell others what to do men are socialized to do so women are also taught by society to do everything themselves or be looked down upon Stress can cause huge mental and physical consequences-when a biological cause of these symptoms cannot be found => more stress-it is not easy to de stress as our doctors tell us to do...
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This note was uploaded on 05/09/2010 for the course SOC 200 taught by Professor Marrone during the Spring '10 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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021910 - themselves-men tend to deal with stress better b/c...

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