By Kristin Hugo — Nov 18, 2017
Newsweek If you’ve ever found yourself making an impulsively risky decision, ask yourself, Were you stressed about anything at the time? Maybe you got fired or got sick or had a conflict with your partner? Well, that stressful experience may have affected your brain, which in turn may have made it harder for you to be rational, new research suggests.
Why Stress Leads Us to Make Bad Decisions