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Psychology student wins NSF fellowship

Psychology student wins NSF fellowship

Published Jun 20, 2016

Elizabeth “Cope” Feurer hopes to find out whether laboratory methods of studying reactions to stress reflect the way adolescents experience stress in the real world. Read more

Bacteria may link stress, heart attacks

Bacteria may link stress, heart attacks

Published Jun 18, 2014

Scientists at Binghamton University have found a link between stress hormones and bacteria that may explain how emotional shock or over-exertion can trigger heart attacks. Read more

Expert on measuring stress creates guide for researchers

Expert on measuring stress creates guide for researchers

Published Feb 8, 2007

Professor Gary D. James has devoted 25 years to studying stress in humans. Along the way, he has studied Samoans and New Yorkers, figured out how to gather reliable blood pressure readings during everyday situations and collected untold numbers of saliva and urine samples. Read more