5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- immune system
- migraine headaches
- serum cholesterol
- a throbbing headaches that are connected with changes int he supply of blood to the head
- b cholesterol in the blood
- c to interpret negative events as being disastrous; to blow out of proportion.
- d the system of the body that recognizes and destroys foreign agents (antigens) that invade the body.
- e White blood cells
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- the place (locus) to which an individual attributes control over the receiving of reinforcers- either inside or outside the self
- a cluster of traits that buffer stress and are characterized by commitment, challenge, and control
- increased blood flow to an injury
- stress that is healthful.
- Selye's term for a hypothesized three-stage response to stress
5 True/False Questions
resistance stage → the second stage of GAS characterized by prolonged sympathetic activity in an effort to restore lost energy and repair damage. also called the adaptation stage
psychoneuroimmunology → the field that studies the relationships between psychological factors and the functioning of the immune system.
pathogen → a substance that stimulates the body to mount an immune system response to it.
internals → people who perceive the ability to attain reinforcements as being largely outside themselves
fight-or-flight reaction → an innate adaptive response to the perception of danger