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  1. coronary heart disease
  2. two-factor theory
  3. facial feedback
  4. Type B
  5. Type A
  1. a Friedman and Rosenman's term for competitive, hard-driving, impatient, verbally aggressive, and anger-prone people.
  2. b the clogging of the vessels that nourish the heart muscle; the leading cause of death in North America.
  3. c the Schachter-Singer theory that to experience emotion one must (1) be physically aroused and (2) cognitively label the arousal.
  4. d Friedman and Rosenman's term for easygoing, relaxed people.
  5. e the effect of facial expressions on experience emotions, as when a facial expression of anger or happiness intensifies feelings of anger or hapiness.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. literally, "mind-body" illness; any stress-related physical illness, such as hypertension and some headaches.
  2. a machine, commonly used in attempts to detect lies, that measures several of the physiological responses accompanying emotion (such as perspiration and cardiovascular and breathing changes).
  3. a subfield of psychology that provides psychology's contribution to behavioral medicine.
  4. emotional release. The catharsis hypothesis maintains that "releasing" aggressive energy (through action or fantasy) relieves aggressive urges.
  5. self-perceived happiness or satisfaction with life. Used along with measure of objective well-being (for example, physical and economic indicators) to evaluate people's quality of life.

5 True/False Questions

  1. general adaptation syndrome (GAS)Selye's concept of the body's adaptive response to stress in three phases, alarm, resistance, exhaustion.


  2. psychoneuroimmunology (PNI)literally, "mind-body" illness; any stress-related physical illness, such as hypertension and some headaches.


  3. relative deprivationthe perception that we are worse off relative to those with whom we compare ourselves.


  4. lymphocytesthe two types of white blood cells that are part of the body's immune system : B lymphocytes form in the bone marrow and release antibodiesthat fight bacterial infections; T lymphocytes form in the thymus and other lymphatic tissue and attack cancer cells, viruses, and foreign substances.


  5. behavioral medicinean interdisciplinary field that integrates behavioral and medical knowledge and applies that knowledge to health and disease.


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