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 13 signs that you are stressed Your body gives you clear signs when it is approaching breaking point. Look out for these 13 things. Ask CyberShrink » Blog Bipolar journey » Talk Heart to heart forum » Quiz Are you a hypochondriac? » Successful people vs. unsuccessful people Extrovert vs. introvert 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? 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. “ Latest comment on Health24 Tshepo Makete says... good knowledge for free Why mosquitoes bite us ” 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. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life. Live healthier Child nutrition » Your child's nutrition Nutrition for schoolkids Diets for toddlers The parent's guide to food labels Making sense of food labels and matching them to the needs of family members can be a challenge. Here are some tips from dietician Megan Pentz-Kluyts. Financial wellness » Money disappointments Investment tips Financially freaked out? High debt may have negative health consequences A new study found that high financial debt is associated with higher blood pressure and poorer general and mental health in young adults.