Adrenaline and its Effects on the Human Body

Adrenaline and its Effects on the Human Body - High Island,...

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Adrenaline and its  Effects on the Human  Body Presentation by Zach Holland
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The Science of Adrenaline Scientific term- Epinephrine Naturally occurring hormone  Major part of the fight-or-flight response Adrenaline gland releases epinephrine into blood  stream
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Adrenaline Junkie Someone who favors dangerous  activities for the adrenaline rush that accompanies them  Come in Various Forms Can be done conscious or unconsciously Might cause extra stress or crises in their  lives
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Travis Pastrana the Definition of Adrenaline Junkie
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Superhero or Biology at its finest Cases of superhuman strength In 1982, Tony Cavallo crushed by his ’64 Chevy Impala
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Unformatted text preview: High Island, Texas, Marie Payton lifts riding lawnmower off granddaughter Later tried to lift lawnmower out of curiosity and was unsuccessful Little to no data explaining these phenomenon's because it is impossible to set up these high-stress situations in a lab These instances come without warning and to recreate these situations would be dangerous and unethical Adrenaline affects us all Adrenaline is a natural hormone in the human body Key part in the fight-or-flight response Everyone has experienced an adrenaline rush Thank You...
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2012 for the course COM ST 102 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at Washington State University .

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