Children Under Stress Develop More Fevers - News
Children Under Stress Develop More Fevers
Mon, 05 Mar 2007 10:00 AM EST
... Children whose parents and families are under ongoing stress have more fevers with illness than other children. Published this month in the Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, the study also shows the unanticipated conclusion that children's natural killer cell function, part of the body's innate immune system, increases under chronic stress, unlike adults, whose function is decreased. ...
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
- Stress Incontinence
- Heat Stress
- Hemorrhagic Fevers
- Repetitive Stress Injuries
- Swollen Glands
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
- Confusion and changes in mental status may develop if the condition is not treated.
- Bipolar Disorder