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What are STRESSORS ?. Please push your ENTER key to advance thru this slide show!. 1. What are stressors? Do stressors harm me?. . These are excellent questions! . Let’s explore what we already know and also see what some medical experts say. 2. What are STRESSORS? . .

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what are stressors

What are STRESSORS ?

Please push your ENTER key to advance thru this slide show!

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What are stressors?

Do stressors harm me?

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These are excellent questions!

Let’s explore what we already know and also see what some medical experts say.

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What are STRESSORS?

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Stressors are the things that cause stress.

Familia

Dinero

Job

School

Personas

We have lots of stressors in our lives.

Environment

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What are STRESSORS?

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We are focusing on ENVIRONMENTAL stressors.

There are ENVIRONMENTAL stressors that impact our health or well-being.

Environment

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What happens with STRESS?

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We need to ‘back-up’ a moment and make sure we all have the same term for STRESS.

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What happens with STRESS?

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You get ‘stress’ when a high demand is put on you, but you don’t have much control over how you\'re going to meet those demands.

Environment

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What happens with STRESS?

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Doctors know that people who are under lots of stress have a higher risk for all kinds of health problems. These include depression, heart disease and hypertension.

Environment

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What happens with STRESS?

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Stress can also effect us emotionally. Chronic stress can cause us to become depressed.

Environment

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What happens with STRESS?

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Doctors have shown that major depression is also a risk factor for heart disease, for diabetes, and probably for dementia, maybe for cancer.

Environment

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What happens with STRESS?

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Those are the primary killers of the modern world.

Stress is also a risk factor for those physical illnesses.

Environment

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What are the source of ENVIRONMENTAL stress?

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Fear

Chemicals

There are many environmental stresses over which we have little control on the Westside. You probably can name them faster than they can be written.

Environment

Air Pollution

Noise

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What are the source of ENVIRONMENTAL stress?

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Let’s briefly explore each of these environmental stressors that can negatively effect or health and well-being

Environment

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What are the source of ENVIRONMENTAL stress?

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It’s never totally quiet here.

Noise

Environmental noise is all over the Westside.

Listen outside …for sounds nature doesn’t make…

Environment

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What are the source of ENVIRONMENTAL stress?

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Noise

These noises are environmental stressors that can result in headaches, irritability, and hearing loss.

Environment

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What are the source of ENVIRONMENTAL stress?

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Yes, we have chemicals in our homes. And we completely control those.

You may not be aware of these.

Chemicals

Railroads and highway personnel spray toxic chemicals to kill plants

But businesses and activities beyond our control introduce toxic chemicals here on the Westside.

Toxic fluids, oils & greases from cars, trucks, buses & trains

Environment

Businesses use toxic chemicals. Some produce hazardous and toxic wastes. Some businesses have had toxic accidents.

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What are the source of ENVIRONMENTAL stress?

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Everyone knows about the air pollution.

Air Pollution

The days it hurts

to breathe.

Environment

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What are the source of ENVIRONMENTAL stress?

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Everyone knows about the air pollution.

Good days

Air Pollution

…and days when smog fills the sky.

Environment

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What are the source of ENVIRONMENTAL stress?

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Where does air pollution come from?

You know these.

Air Pollution

Environment

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What are the source of ENVIRONMENTAL stress?

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Fear

But what about fear?

What is the

environmental stressor from fear?

Environment

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What are the source of ENVIRONMENTAL stress?

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… not knowing what chemicals are around you.

Fear

Building hazard warning sign

Environment

Your health and the health of those you love is stressed by these activities on the Westside.

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What are the source of ENVIRONMENTAL stress?

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Fear

… but you can exercise this one chance to STOP MORE ENVIRONMENTAL STRESSORS.

Environment

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NO Westside substation, a new environmental stressor

Substations threaten our health & safety with environmental stressors.

Substations blight our neighborhood with ugliness.

Environment

Substations hurt our property values.

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Say NO! to another Westside substation

Say

NO!

to another Westside substation

Environment

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who needs to hear you say
Who needs to hear YOU say

“NOSubstation on the Westside”

Councilman Terry Riley Chairperson (816) 513-1629

gets email at [email protected]

CouncilwomanCindy Circo Co-Chair(816) 513-1633

gets email at [email protected]

Councilwoman Beth Gottstein(816) 513-1616

gets email at [email protected]

Councilman Ed Ford(816) 513-1601

gets email at [email protected]

Councilman John Sharp (816) 513-1615

gets email at [email protected]

KCMO

Plans & Zoning Cmte

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who needs to hear you say1
Who needs to hear YOU say

“NOSubstation on the Westside”

Michael Chesser

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Great Plains Energy & KCP&L

P.O. Box 418679 Kansas City, MO 64141-9679

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who needs to hear you say2
Who needs to hear YOU say

“NOSubstation on the Westside”

Michael Merriman

Chairman & President

Financial Holding Company

300 W 11th St

Kansas City, MO 64105-1618

Thomas A. McDonnell

Chief Executive Officer & President DST Systems Vince Dasta President DST Realty

333 W. 11th Street

Kansas City, MO 64106

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Say

NO!

to another Westside substation

Environment

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