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1. what evidence is against dopamine?

  • Vaughn Bell- "Kim Kardashian of neurotransmitters " as its fashionable to blame dopamine for addictions
  • all correct
  • Liberzon et al-PTSD in war veterans when hearing combat sounds
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2. What is one of the chronic stress responses most commonly known as?

  • Autonomic nervous system
  • SAM
  • HPA axis
  • Sympathomedullary Pathway

3. What is another name for the SAM system

  • Adrenal Medulla
  • Sympathomedullary Pathway
  • Autonomic nervous system
  • Sympathetic Nervous system (SNS)

4. A strength of the chronic stress response?

  • Two effects of stress- Up Regulation (ST stress) and down regulation (LT stress) (decreased efficiency)
  • Social Support-Seltzer-Girls 7-12 had contact with mums after a traumatic experience which showed increased oxytocin and decreased cortisol levels.
  • all correct
  • Evans-SIGA protects against infection when giving talks but during long term stress the SIGA decreases.

5. What is the sympathetic nervous system

  • makes you respond insensitively to a sensitive issue
  • Gets you going when you are stressed
  • Makes you respond sensitively to a sensitive issue
  • Slows down the stress response.


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