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Results wounds healed 40 slower before exams than in

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Unformatted text preview: break. Results: Wounds healed 40% slower before exams than in summer; produced less Interleukin 1 than controls. Can Stress Shrink Your Brain? Can (Sapolsky, 1999) Parting Shots Parting The stress response is good Without the stress response, you would never Without survive an acute stressor. In this sense, the stress response is highly adaptive. response Too much of the stress response is bad Constantly running the stress response for chronic Constantly psychological stressors does not help you deal with those stressors, and causes a slow accumulation of damage that can lead to serious illness. damage...
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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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