Stress can take many different forms, after reading an article called Generation Stress in Marie Claire magazine, I immediately related to the story and the “Cultural Stress” topic she discussed. Essentially, this newfound stress is the leading result of our “freedom” to work, communicate, keep up with current events, and check our social media posts–thanks to technological advancements. Our body reacts to stress and delivers a fight-or-flight response. An increase in heart rate, breathing and brain activity draw the blood to these vital organs. Leaving less important regions, like the skin, to survive with minimal nourishment.