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Connections: Can stress be a "good" thing?

Jun 24, 2021

Especially over this past year, many of us have experienced remarkable levels of stress. It's bad for you, right? Not necessarily.

A local professor says in some ways, stress can be a good thing, pushing us forward to do things we wouldn't otherwise be able to accomplish.

Our guest:

  • Jeremy Jamieson, associate professor of psychology at the University of Rochester