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To see a situation as stressful requires the
perception of the situation and then evaluation of
situation using previous memories. Stress
particularly occurs when a demand on a person
exceeds their perceived ability to cope. This view of
stress activates the hypothalamus and the body's…

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Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis (HPA axis)-chronic or long term
stressors
This is for long term stressors as the human body
cannot keep up the flight or fight response for a
long time there is a separate reaction. For long
term stress the hypothalamus is activated and
then…

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General Adaptation Syndrome (GAS) by Selye
Seyle found when experimenting on rats no matter what he did to them
(cold,excerise,surgery) they presented the same symptoms when the
experiments were different. This led to the conclusion that it weren't the
experiments but due to the stress…

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