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Can lymph nodes swell due to stress?

By June 27, 2014 - 3:05pm
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I have been under a lot of stress lately and I think my lymph nodes are swelling. How do I know for sure that it is my lymph nodes? Could it be caused by the stress?

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Hi Lindsay,

Thank you for your question and welcome to Empowher. Stress can cause many different ailments including swollen glands/lymph nodes. Reducing your stress is key and here is 5 tips to reduce your stress http://www.empowher.com/community/share/dont-let-stress-get-you-5-factors-calm-you.


Hope this helps. Keep us posted.


June 29, 2014 - 4:39am
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