The Studio Protector Online Guide is the source for emergency preparedness and recovery information for artists.
Stage Fright (Performance Anxiety)
If you dread the thought of getting up in front of a group of people and performing, you are not alone. Millions of people suffer from performance anxiety, commonly called "stage fright." In fact, most people would rather get the flu than perform. Athletes, musicians, actors, and public speakers often get performance anxiety.
Article by Helen Spielman, a performance anxiety coach. Her writing appears in a variety of music publications.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is an independent federal regulatory agency created to protect the public from unreasonable risks of injuries and deaths associated with some 15,000 types of consumer products. An important part of this mission is to inform the public about product hazards. CPSC uses various means to inform the public.
This resource is dedicated to the dissemination of recent research into alternative to the toxic hazards of traditional printmaking. New printmaking systems developed since the mid 1980s offer safer methods that have been backed through research and scientific testing. Nontoxic printmaking offers exciting and expanded creative possibilities whilst being true to the aesthetical and rich heritage or printed art.
The mission of NIOSH is to generate new knowledge in the field of occupational safety and health and to transfer that knowledge into practice for the betterment of workers.
WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends. Offers media resources, health articles, and current health news.
Learn more at the World Health Organization website.
Environmental Health Perspectives (EHP) is a monthly journal of peer-reviewed research and news published by the U.S. National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services. EHP"s mission is to serve as a forum for the discussion of the interrelationships between the environment and human health by publishing in a balanced and objective manner the best peer-reviewed research and most current and credible news of the field. Print issues are available by paid subscription.