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2. What does a sudden stressor lead to?

  • An acute stress response
  • a chronic stress response
  • A heart attack
  • A seizure.

3. What is stimulated by the hypothalamus?

  • Adrenal Cortex
  • Frontal Cortex
  • The pituatory gland
  • Adrenal Medulla

4. what are issues with the stress response

  • all correct
  • Nestor lopez duran et al-Variation in cortisol in children in stressful situations and boys have a greater response to the stressors.
  • cause and effect of cortisol and illness as eating, sleeping, alcohol, caffeine all increase cortisol levels
  • Miller et al- lack of longitudinal studies. so more research should be done.

5. What is secreted by the pituatory gland

  • Adrenaline
  • ACTH
  • CRH
  • Noradrenaline


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