Effects of an Adaptogen-Based Supplement on Stress Parameters in Healthy Volunteers

  title={Effects of an Adaptogen-Based Supplement on Stress Parameters in Healthy Volunteers},
  author={Mohd A. Shara and E Kakish and Sidney J Stohs},
  journal={International Journal of Complementary and Alternative Medicine},
  • M. Shara, E. Kakish, S. Stohs
  • Published 12 December 2017
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Complementary and Alternative Medicine
According to the American Institute of Stress, over 70 % of people regularly experience physical and/or psychological symptoms caused by stress. The primary causes of stress in decreasing order of occurrence are: job pressure, money, health, relationships, poor nutrition, media overload, and sleep deprivation [1]. Persistent stress leads to fatigue, irritability, insomnia, weakened immune system, and increased susceptibility various diseases including cardiovascular diseases. Annual cost to… 

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