School, Work, Friends Stress in Teens

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SCHOOL, WORK, FRIENDS…….. WHAT TO DO! Stress is the most common thing in a teen’s life. The most common stressors are School, Work, Family Environment, and even Friendships/relationships. Those are the top categories that teens stress about. Most of the stress is natural and normal, but too much stress can cause serious problems. It is said that female teens have a higher rate than boys to stress out (http://www.nbcnews.com/id/20322801#.UqJn8UPnaUk). Teens should learn how to manage stress in a productive and calming way.Excessive stress can build up making it hard to focus on things that are important. Too much stress can make it harder to fight illnesses like the cold. It also makes it hard time fighting against cancer. How a person…show more content…
Teens have to deal with their drama on top of whatever they are going through. When your friends break up with their boyfriends/girlfriends that somehow will affect other people, and their lives. They would want their friends to take their side (T.H.Holmes pg. 5-7). Friends can affect you by peer pressure and the fact that they tell them everything. When teens tell their friends everything that happened about a certain thing, teens then are part of drama and stressful situations.People would want them to tell what happened, which is also part of drama. The story is converted or twisted to make it seem interesting. This has to deal with peer Pressure. Peer Pressure is a really big thing when it comes to social events and more importantly friends. Your friends want to take up most of your time.But that is not always convenient. It is a good idea to hang out with your friends just don’t do it all the time (Chisholm, Patricia). Make time to do other important things to. It also doesn’t help that your friends don’t care about the same things. Of course you like some things or teens wouldn’t be friends. You might think that school is important and you spend a lot of time on homework, they might only think about drama and partying all the time. That could be stressful because the fact that you want to go out and have fun, you have other things to do. You are probably asking how this stresses teens out; well teens worry or think about either going out with your

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