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Hpa anabolism catabolism anabolism most of the time

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Unformatted text preview: adrenocortical (HPA) Anabolism & Catabolism Anabolism Most of the time, most of the cells of the body are involved in anabolic activity, constantly building, repairing, and strengthening. During times of threat, anabolic metabolism is converted to catabolic activity, which breaks does tissue to provide energy. At a cellular level, catabolic activity can mimic aging. What does stress do to your body? What Mobilizes energy Raises heart rate/blood pressure Slows digestion Slows reproduction Suppresses immune system Suppresses Consequences of Stress: Allostatic Load Consequences Consequences of Stress: Allostatic Load Consequences Proinflammatory Cytokines Proinflammatory Immune substances that have many roles: Coordinate the function of other imm...
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