Stress is the uncomfortable feeling you get when you are worried, scared, angry, frustrated or overwhelmed.

Many adults think that stress is something that only adults have, but children also have stress. Stress from disasters such as Tropical Storm Imelda affect everyone. Particularly, if you have also experienced stress from Hurricane Harvey.

Sally Robinson is a clinical professor of pediatrics at UTMB Children’s Hospital. This column isn’t intended to replace the advice of your child’s physician.

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