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Life Changes:

Holmes and Rahe (1967) played a big part in developing the idea that life
changes are linked to stress and illness. Both researcher's were doctors
and found when treating their own patient there was a link between major
life changes and increased illness; the life changes could be…

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-VE ­ The SRRS ignores the idea that certain people will find situations more
stressful and harder to adjust to than others.
-VE ­ Studies used to test the SRRS produce correlational data this doesn't
tell us about the cause and effect of the result. Brown suggests that people


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