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Unformatted text preview: une cells. Lead to inflammation fever increased sleep, reduced activity and consumption send immune cells into tissues tissue repair and wound healing Stress and Wound Healing, Study 1 Stress (Kiecolt-Glaser et al., 1995) Step 1: Find a group of stressed people (caregivers) and match them to non-stressed controls Step 2: Wound subjects. Step 3: Measure interleukin 1 (a pro-inflammatory cytokine) and how long it takes to heal. Results: Caregivers took 24% longer to heal; produced less Interleukin 1 than controls. Stress and Wound Healing, Study 2 Stress Step 1: Find a group of students Step 2: Wound students 3 days before exams Step 3: Measure amount of interleukin-1 in blood and time it takes to heal Step 4: Repeat steps 2 and 3 during summer...
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This note was uploaded on 10/14/2013 for the course PSIO 201 taught by Professor Stanescu during the Fall '08 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.

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