National Geographic: Stress - Portrait of a Killer

National Geographic: Stress - Portrait of a Killer

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Director: John Heminway

Cast: John Heminway

     
 

Everyone is susceptible to pressures of modern living, and in this release from National Geographic filmmakers attempt to gain a greater understanding of how our bodies respond to this contemporary plague while revealing why stress is much more than a simple state of mind. Just how deep does the impact of stress really hit us? This is the question posed by university… See more details below

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Everyone is susceptible to pressures of modern living, and in this release from National Geographic filmmakers attempt to gain a greater understanding of how our bodies respond to this contemporary plague while revealing why stress is much more than a simple state of mind. Just how deep does the impact of stress really hit us? This is the question posed by university researchers as they travel from the plains of Africa to neuroscience labs at Stanford University on a mission to uncover the physical tools that can result from serious mental strain. Perhaps by understanding how stress works, we can finally discover the key to combating it while living longer, more enjoyable lives.

Product Details

Release Date:
11/18/2008
UPC:
0727994752905
Original Release:
2008
Rating:
NR
Source:
Nat'l Geographic Vid
Region Code:
1
Time:
0:52:00
Sales rank:
35,498

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Disc #1 -- Stress: Portrait of a Killer
1. Introduction [2:32]
2. A Hunch [3:59]
3. Survival [2:04]
4. Control [1:39]
5. Rank [9:38]
6. Ulcers [9:40]
7. Dangerous Fat [4:23]
8. Scars of War [4:00]
9. Ageing [6:05]
10. A Remedy [6:29]
11. Conclusion [4:18]
12. End Credits [:44]
13. Chapter 13 [:00]

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