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Learn how to manage and decrease stress in your life. Uncontrolled stress can lead to depression and other health problems.

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Here are de-stress: read a book or magazine, exercise, listen to a funny comedian, walk, meditate, go bowling, attend yoga class, watch your favorite TV shows, watch your favorite sports team play, enjoy eating dinner at your favorite restaurant, surround yourself with positive people, listen to music, enjoy the zoo, watch a good movie, and visit a museum.

De-stress this week! Attend Mark Ridley's Comedy Castle in Royal Oak, Michigan

According to Dr. Daniel K. Hall-Flavin from Mayo Clinic, depression has many possible causes, likely related to genetics, brain chemicals and your life situation. Chronic stressful life situations can increase the risk of developing depression if you aren't coping with the stress well read the entire article Mayo Clinic article

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