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100 Ways to Reduce Stress: Making the Balancing Act More Manageable
Denis’ A. Thomas
Between 70 and 80% of all diseases and illnesses are stress related, and the leading causes of death are lifestyle diseases (Seaward, 2006). Yet we do not need statistics to tell us that we feel stressed, exhausted, and creatively depleted when we do not care for ourselves. Below is a list of 100 ways to reduce stress.