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Human Stress

James H. Humphrey

Human Stress

Current Selected Research (Human Stress)

by James H. Humphrey

  • 197 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by AMS Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coping with stress,
  • Diseases,
  • Stress (Psychology)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10179378M
    ISBN 100404633528
    ISBN 109780404633523
    OCLC/WorldCa234147039

    understanding of the human stress response and do not necessarily equate to psychological stress, and thus a third approach to understanding the human stress response has emerged—the transactional model. Transactional models view stress as the interaction between the environment and individual,File Size: 1MB. While the rich literature on human stress and coping in the social sciences can serve to direct biological and medical research onto new and exciting ground, biological stress research (and human neuroscience in particular) can serve as an empirical testing ground for psychosocial theory and a means to refine the scope and methods of Cited by:

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Allen, Roger J. Human stress. Minneapolis, Minn.: Burgess, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors.   Stress sets off an alarm in the brain, which responds by preparing the body for defensive action. The nervous system is aroused and hormones are released to sharpen the senses, quicken the pulse, deepen respiration, and tense the muscles. This response (sometimes called the fight or flight response) is important because it helps us defend.

      Stress: In a medical or biological context stress is a physical, mental, or emotional factor that causes bodily or mental tension. Stresses can be external (from the environment, psychological, or social situations) or internal (illness, or from a medical procedure). Stress can initiate the "fight or flight" response, a complex reaction of neurologic and endocrinologic systems. Drawing on scientific research and the author’s decades of experience as a practicing physician, When the Body Says No: The Cost of Hidden Stress — published in the U.S. with the subtitle Exploring the Stress-Disease Connection, and also available in audiobook format — provides answers to these and other important questions about the.


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About the book: The Impact of the Human Stress Response: The biological origins, causes and solutions to human stress examine one of science’s burning issues - the epidemic of stress currently ravaging the Western world.

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The concept of stress, as defined and elaborated in Chapter 1, the primary efferent biological mechanisms of the human stress response, as described in Chapter 2, and the link from stress arousal to disease, as defined in Chapter 3, essentially remains the same/5(10).

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Indeed, stress symptoms can affect your body, your thoughts and feelings, and your behavior. Being able to recognize common stress symptoms can help you manage them. Stress that's left unchecked can contribute to many health problems, such as high blood pressure, heart disease, obesity and diabetes.

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The primitive survival mechanism known as the “Fight/Flight” response is built in to every human. It responds to fear/danger from everything from life threatening situations to the alarm going off in the morning.

Every human has a habitual response to stress that is either learned or genetically implanted. Stress is a normal part of life that can either help us learn and grow or can cause us significant problems.; Stress releases powerful neurochemicals and hormones that prepare us for action (to fight or flee).

If we don't take action, the stress response can create or worsen health problems. Ken Parsons is author of the book ‘Human Thermal Environments’ which is in its 3 rd Edition. He is Emeritus Professor of Environmental Ergonomics at Loughborough University in the UK having taught and researched in the area of Human response to thermal environments (heat stress, cold stress, thermal comfort.) for over 35 years.

This is a new and comprehensive analysis of reflex and hormonal control of the human cardiovascular system that grew out of Rowell's volume, Human Circulation: Regulation During Physical Stress, and incorporates more recent findings.

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