Stress Hurts!

Too much stress, resulting in long-term elevated levels of cortisol can be painful and have adverse effects on behavior as well.

Changes is pain, behavior, and a general accumulation of stress can also affect your overall mental heath.

The Cost of Stress

Prolonged exposure to stress can cause many health problems, that are costly in pain and dollars. 

  • According to Everyday Health’s 2018 United States of Stress research data, 1/3 of all respondents in the US consulted a physician for a stress-related reason. 
  • Research by Korn Ferry found that 66{e6c4e4d09cbfcb70eba5dc435d44d7cb2d0e378527800a29222f16d6eea92ea1} of workers suffer from sleep deprivation due to stress. 
  • According to the American Institute of Stress, approximately 1 million workers miss work everyday due to stress. 

Stress costs American industry an estimated $300 billion annually in healthcare and lost productivity cost.