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2. Once the SNS is activated the SAM sends neurons to which part of the brain

  • Frontal Cortex
  • Adrenal Medulla
  • Medulla Oblongata
  • Nucleus Accumbens

3. what are issues with the stress response

  • all correct
  • 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.
  • Nestor lopez duran et al-Variation in cortisol in children in stressful situations and boys have a greater response to the stressors.

4. What is the sympathetic nervous system

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

5. What is one of the chronic stress responses most commonly known as?

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


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