The body's response to stress

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

  • HYPATHALAMUS
  • PITUITARY-ADRENAL SYSTEM
  • SYMPATHOMEDULLARY PATHWAY
  • PITUITARY GLAND
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2. NEGATIVE STRESS RELATED EFFECTS ON THE BODY CAUSED BY CORTISOL

  • PANIC ATTACKS
  • HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE AND LOWERED IMMUNE SYSTEM
  • COLD SWEATS AND OVERHEATING

3. WHAT PART OF THE ADRENAL GLAND IS USED IN THE PITUITARY SYSTEM?

  • CORTEX
  • MODULE

4. AT THE SAME TIME AS THE SNS, WHAT DOES THE SAM SYSTEM DO?

  • RELEASE EPINEPHRINE INTO THE BLOODSTREAM
  • RETURN THE BODY INTO RELAX MODE
  • RELEASE CORTISOL

5. CORTICOSTEROIDS ARE RELEASED BY?

  • HYPOTHALAMUS
  • ADRENAL MODULE
  • ADRENAL CORTEX
  • KIDNEY

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