psych11-4 - Digestion> shut down slows Energy> send to...

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11/4 Autonomic nervous system part of peripheral N system that acts as a control functioning below the level of consciousness and internal organs. Sympathetic NS -> our body’s response to stressful event -> fight or flight Heart rate up Salivation down Pupils dilate Bronchi dilate Bladder contraction -> inhibited
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Unformatted text preview: Digestion -> shut down/ slows Energy -> send to muscle Parasympathetic NS -> restore our body to normal Hans Selye founder Alarm -> body first reacts to a stressor , SNS activated -> adrenal glands release hormones… Fire Resistance Exhaustion body resources are gone...
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This note was uploaded on 10/16/2011 for the course PSYCH 101 taught by Professor Brown,b during the Spring '08 term at BYU.

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