Housecall for Health: Stress & Emotions


If you’re having difficulty controlling your emotions, new research suggests stress could be behind it.

FOX’s Colleen Cappon reports in this edition of “Housecall for Health”:

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New research shows even mild stress makes it harder to control emotions.¬†Neuroscientists at NYU find being under stress impairs the ability to rein in emotions like fear.¬†Even when people are taught specific techniques to control social anxiety and other psychiatric conditions.¬†But researchers say practice makes perfect when it comes to these cognitive techniques, so overcoming stress isn’t impossible.

Housecall for Health, I’m Colleen Cappon, FOX News Radio.