10 Health Problems Related to Stress
- Heart disease. Researchers have long suspected that the stressed-out, type A personality has a higher risk of high blood pressure and heart problems.
- Depression and anxiety.
- Gastrointestinal problems.
- Alzheimer’s disease.
Which emotions cause which disease?
Rheumatism: Resentment; lack of love; chronic bitterness; feeling of revenge. Ulcers: Anxiety; fear of not being good enough. Venereal disease: Belief that sex is sinful; sexual guilt; need for punishment. Warts: Self-hatred; believing you are ugly; guilt.
What are some examples of negative emotions?
A few of the most commonly felt negative emotions are:
How negative emotions affect your body?
Negative attitudes and feelings of helplessness and hopelessness can create chronic stress, which upsets the body’s hormone balance, depletes the brain chemicals required for happiness, and damages the immune system.
How can emotions influence your overall health?
People who have good emotional health are aware of their thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. However, many things that happen in your life can disrupt your emotional health. These can lead to strong feelings of sadness, stress, or anxiety. Even good or wanted changes can be as stressful as unwanted changes.