Deadlines and Hungry Lions – Stress and Fear Are Close Cousins

September 19, 2013

Today, I am going to talk about fear and stress. Although they can be defined differently, the two have many common features. Both are associated with apprehension and hyper-arousal. Fear and stress are both are  thermometers which we use to detect threat or danger. When we think we are facing a threat or dangers, this thought process is translated into our body via neurobiological responses. So, facing a hungry lion and facing a close deadline with none of the work done are experiences that Continue reading [...]

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