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Psyc miss law.
Bodily response to Stress
stress is a stimulus which creates an in balance between what we perceive we can cope with and
the demands being made upon us.

Using memory we know what we think we can cope with and what we
perceive we cant cope with.…

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Chronic stressor (long term stressor) HPA response
when the stressor continues over a longer period of time the hypothalamus actives the
hypothalamic-pituitary adrenal axis. The hypothalamus then stimulates the pituitary gland, this
secretes a hormone called adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH). This ACTH then stimulates the
adrenal gland, the adrenal cortex in…

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GAS General Adaptation Syndrome
this was created by Selye, he developed this theory by experimenting
on rats. He noted that no matter what experiment he subjected these
rats too they all responded in the same way. So due to all the
experiments being different he came up with the conclusion…

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