Stress and colds

It's your call

August 29, 1991

Scientists report that people who lose their jobs, end relationships, experience sickness in their families or feel overwhelmed by life's challenges are nearly twice as likely to catch cold as those who aren't as stressed out.

The Evening Sun wants to know what you think about stress and how it affects your health.

Call SUNDIAL, The Baltimore Sun's telephone information system, on a Touch-Tone phone. The call is local, and answers will be registered between 10 a.m. and midnight. The SUNDIAL phone number is 783-1800 or, in Anne Arundel County, 268-7736. When you reach SUNDIAL, enter category 4600 and wait for instructions. Results will be published tomorrow.

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