Despite all the traffic woes, ride-hailing blues and the impending loss of its music capital mojo, Austin actually isn’t that stressful of a city, according to WalletHub. A new study from the website places Austin low on its “Most Stressed Cities in America” list, ranking it at No. 138 out of 150.
Stress is inevitable. Every life situation – whether at work, school or on the subway – involves some type and level of stress. And it’s not always a bad thing. In fact, certain kinds of stress can have positive effects on our well-being – but only in the right doses, according to experts.