Ever Wonder: How Does Stress Affect Us?

Stress is an adaptive response to immediate threats, but if it continues, that’s bad for your health
The fight-or-flight response is an example of our body’s instinctive reaction to stress, says Jamie Maguire, an assistant professor of neuroscience at Tufts School of Medicine. Video: Steffan Hacker
September 12, 2016

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The Tufts Now video series Ever Wonder features faculty and other experts answering questions about which we all might have wondered—everything from why we have cravings to why the oceans are salty.

Watch the entire series at http://everwonder.tufts.edu.

Steffan Hacker can be reached at steffan.hacker@tufts.edu.