Don't Stress Out About Stress Shrinking Your Brain

Relax: A new study shows that people with higher levels of the “stress hormone” tend to have smaller brains — but that doesn't mean one causes the other.

The study, published today in the journal Neurology, reports smaller brain volumes and worse memories in people with higher-than-average levels of cortisol — popularly known as the stress hormone.

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