Chronic, long-term stress is now part of the modern mental landscape. And while too much caffeine contributes to dehydrated jitters, there is more to stress than lattes. Stress-management experts cite clutter as both a symptom and a source of stress. Stress-reduction suggestion: if unread magazines and newspapers pile up on your dining room table (the most common landing-spot) because you don’t have time to read them, cancel one, two or more subscriptions. You may feel less pressured, anxious and guilty — and your living space will be more open.