You can “catch” stress through a TV screen
Couch potatoes beware — characters in distress are hazardous to your health. Do you get emotionally invested in the TV dramas you watch often? A new study by the journal 'Psychoneuroendocrinology' points out to the fact that stress could indeed be contagious. Writing in Nautilus, science journalist Simone M. Scully investigates.
From Nautilus magazine