Home > Mental health > Stress > Symptoms of stress Symptoms of stress All sections in Mental Health » Alcohol » Brain » Disorders » Drugs » Living with Mental Illness » Mental Health in SA » Stress » Treatment » Mental Health News Top 10 tips to beat fatigue Always exhausted? Here are some great tips on avoiding constant fatigue. Ask CyberShrink » Blog Bipolar journey » Talk Heart to heart forum » Quiz Are you a hypochondriac? » 13 hidden signs of stress Regenerative medicine: replacing brain cells lost from stroke 13 signs that you're stressed Your body gives you clear signs when it's approaching breaking point. Other symptoms of stress Stress is a complex thing and as a result can have many negative effects on our bodies and minds. Here are just a few more things that you might not know stress can cause... Why you're so tired On average one in 10 people who visit a general practitioner does so because of fatigue. Why are we so exhausted? I don’t think I have any stress?! What if you are totally stress-free? Unless you are living in a Valium dreamworld, you will have some degree of stress in your life. Stress is inevitable. “ Latest comment on Health24 Helen Sanya says... Good doctors are mini gods. Bless them. Man survives industrial crowbar impalement ” When should I get help? Often one gets so overwhelmed by stress that they don't see a way out. People also don't think that anyone can help them or they are too proud to ask. Do I have stress overload? How do you know if you've reached your breaking point? Listen to your body, it sends out cues and signals that something is wrong. Read on for the symptoms of stress overload. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Keeping your skin soft, moisturised and winter-ready The health benefits of donating blood Hydration is vital all year round Momentum Health: an industry leader in healthcare Live healthier Up for grabs » Raw pet food a risky choice New finding on pet food scare Why do wet dogs stink? Win food for your pet Stand a chance of winning a lazy bed and new Hill’s Ideal Balance dog food! Cure your cough » Diagnosing a chronic cough The most abused over-the-counter drug in SA Five of the weirdest things to cause a cough Why are you coughing? A cough can be a symptom of a wide variety of different health conditions, ranging from a foreign body to infective diseases and even cancer.