Wilson Lecture 4 [012110]

Wilson Lecture 4 [012110] - HealthPsychology465...

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Health Psychology 465 Instructor: Dr. Dawn K. Wilson Chapter Two: The Systems of the Body
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Check Your Health Risks
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The biopsychosocial model. Biological,  psychological, and social factors interact  to produce health or disease.
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Percentage of Deaths from Heart Disease (2004) 0 5 10 15 20 25 30 African American American Indian/Alaska Native Asians/Pacific Islanders Hispanics Whites
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Percentage of U.S. adults with heart disease risk factors in 2005-2006 0 10 20 30 40 50 Inactivity Obesity High Blood Pressure Cigarette Smoking High Cholesterol Diabetes
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The Nervous System:  Overview The Nervous System Central Nervous System: This system consists of the brain and the spinal cord. Peripheral Nervous System: This system is made up of the Somatic Nervous System and the Autonomic Nervous System.
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The Nervous System:  Overview Autonomic Nervous System Sympathetic Nervous system Prepares the body to respond to emergencies Plays an important role in reactions to stress. Is concerned with the mobilization of energy.
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2011 for the course PYSC 465 taught by Professor Wilson during the Spring '10 term at South Carolina.

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