chp16 - Chapter 16: Health and Stress _ 1. You meet a...

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Chapter 16: Health and Stress _____ 1. You meet a scientist who tells you he is doing research in the emergent field of Psychoneuroimmunology. You think that his field acknowledges the role of stress in the sympathetic nervous system. Page: 616 _____ 2. A brush fire looks to be headed in the direction of your town. You and your neighbors are under increased stress from this. According to the GAS model of our reactions to psychological stress, the first stage we enter is the alarm stage. Page: 615 _____ 3. If you wanted to help friends to be protected from contracting HIV, you would warn them that the most common means by which HIV is spread is through intravenous drug use. Page: 627-628 _____ 4. If your resistance to stress is high and your body can efficiently fight off infections, you have entered the alarm stage of the general adaptation syndrome. Page: 616 _____ 5. Julius was obese and had repeatedly failed in his attempts to lose weight, even when his uncle’s wealthy girlfriend offered him monetary and material rewards. After college, he finally succeeded at getting into better shape. He explained that once he had the realization that he had to want to do it for himself, this made all of the difference. According to Self-Determination Theory, the main factor in
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