Teens and Stress – Science Nation

MILES O’BRIEN: Dealing with teens can be rough; they’re moody and sometimes they’re not the best decision makers. So what makes a teen act like a teen? ADRIANA GALVAN: Teenagers experience stress as more stressful, and if that stress is interfering with their decision making, it’s really important to understand the neural mechanism that’s underlying…

Stressed students

The second I get here, I just go until the evening, until night. There’s some days where I’ll get here at, you know, first thing in the morning, and I won’t be done until 2:00 AM. Peter: It’s the same story for many Canadian post-secondary students – crammed schedules, sleepless nights, plenty of stress. Between…

“I’m So Stressed” Song

I’m so stressed I’m so stressed If I get a “B” I’ll be depressed. Please help me be less stressed. Glad you called Live and lol Just laugh and you’ll lessen your cortisol. Come on and have a ball. Ha ha ha Ha ha ha Ha ha-ha ha ha ha ha ha Ha ha ha…

2020 Co-Alumni of the Year | Alissa Shattenberg ’00

(children talking) – (speaking foreign language) I grew up as a complete tomboy, climbing in trees and, you know, playing sports. And it was in high school that I decide that I wanted to go into nursing school. However, once I got into Seattle Pacific I quickly realized, oh, this hospital nursing gig? (clicks tongue)…

The Charles Perkins Centre: easing the burden of diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular disease

My name is Professor Stephen Simpson and I lead the Charles Perkins Centre. A multidisciplinary research and education initiative based here at the University of Sydney in Australia. In this visionary initiative, we’ve brought together more than a thousand researchers, educators and practitioners from a wide range of disciplines together with a single aim: to…

Type 1 diabetes: Clemmy’s story

My name’s Clemmy and I have diabetes. I was diagnosed when I was 13 and I live with my parents in Reading. Before I was diagnosed I lost a lot of weight. For about a year I was very, very thin and at that point I was also getting a lot of eye infections. I…