Let’s take stress for example: there’s eustress and distress. Eustress is good; it’s what keeps us from being lazy lumps who don’t do anything. Eustress is the type of stress that motivates us to get up, to work and pay the bills, to take our medicines and brush our teeth and want to keep a certain standard of living.
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In the absence of eyes, the fresh water polyp, Hydra magnipapillata, nevertheless reacts to light. They are diurnal, hunting during the day, and are known to move, looping end over end, or contract, in response to light. New research published in BioMed Central’s open access journal BMC Biology shows that stinging cells (cnidocytes) in hydra tentacles, which the animals use for self protection and to catch prey, are linked via a simple nervous system to primitive light responsive cells that co ordinate the animals’ feeding behavior..
The employees, who are maintenance workers, testified that they attended three fund raisers for Murray, giving $100 each time and meeting the lieutenant governor. One of them, Robert Hamilton, also said that former housing boss Michael E. McLaughlin asked him and other employees to help get out the vote for Murray and Governor Deval Patrick on Election Day in 2010..
Although variants in TREM2 are found in a very small percentage of patients with Alzheimer’s disease, the gene previously had been linked to the disorder. People who carried those previously identified risk mutations were excluded from the study. Common variants in the MS4A4A gene also had been associated with risk for Alzheimer’s, but this study connects those genes..
While there are no estimates available for the number of gay surviving spouses who will benefit from this week’s ruling, survivors benefits account for over 12 percent of SSA benefits paid. In a single month in 2019, 6 million survivors received $7 billion in benefits.”Being able to access survivors benefits can make the difference for whether someone can afford the basic necessities of life, like housing, food and health care,” Renn said.At 67 years old, Ely currently relies on his husband’s pension from Bombardier, but that will run out in a couple of years.”I think I’m going to be around another 20 years, and this gives me that security that I won’t end up on the streets,” he said of the Social Security benefits he’s now entitled to.Renn emphasized that Social Security benefits are “benefits we all pay for.””This is tethered to your earning history,” he said. “Michael’s husband paid in like everybody else.”Ely said his husband was a “hard worker” who spent “over 40 years putting into Social Security.””To think that I, his partner, his husband, would be denied that money and the government would just keep it didn’t seem fair,” Ely said.Ely said he expects the government to appeal the decision, but he isn’t allowing that to take the shine out of his victory.”I am happy, and I know Spider would be happy,” Ely said.