The body's response to stress

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  • Created on: 16-02-14 16:17

1. THE ANS IS DIVIDED INTO WHAT?

  • SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM & THE PARASYMPATHETIC BRANCH
  • THE SYMPATHETIC ADRENAL MEDULLARY & THE SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM
  • SYMPATHETIC NEROUS SYSTEM & THE PITUITARY-ADRENAL SYSTEM
  • THE SYMPATHOMEDULLARY PATHWAY & THE PITUITARY-ADRENAL SYSTEM
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2. WHERE DO NEURONS FROM THE SNS TRAVEL TO?

  • EVERY ORGAN IN THE BODY
  • ADRENAL GLANDS
  • ABOVE THE KIDNEYS

3. WHAT IS THE SYSTEM THAT DEALS WITH CHRONIC STRESSORS CALLED?

  • HYPATHALAMUS
  • PITUITARY GLAND
  • PITUITARY-ADRENAL SYSTEM
  • SYMPATHOMEDULLARY PATHWAY

4. WHEN STRESS IS PERCEIVED BY THE BRAIN WHERE IS THE MESSAGE SENT?

  • PITUITARY GLANDS
  • ADRENAL GLAND
  • HYPOTHALAMUS
  • HIPPOCAMPUS

5. THE PITUITARY ADRENAL SYSTEM CONTROLS....

  • ADRENALINE
  • LEVELS OF CORTISOL
  • PARAVENTRICULAR NUCLEUS

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