evaluation of daily hassle research

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daily hassles vs life changes

daily hassles are  more damging to your health than life changes (daily changes 6 times more damaging than life changes). this is because daily hassles accumilate and we don't seek social support for daily hassles

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retrospective data collection

data has been collected from a persons memory. this is a problem as the memory can be inaccurate amd so findings from studies can be invalid

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correlational evidence

whilst the studied show a link between daily hassles and illness they don't show daily hassles cause illness. this is a problem as if we knew the cause of the illness we could prevent it in the future

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