4 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- Research with rats and humans has indicated that absence of control over stressors is a predictor of health problems.
- Canon proposed that stress response (fast) was a fight-or-flight response marked by outpour of epinephrine and norepinephrine from inner adrenal glands.
- system uses electronic devices to inform people about their physiological responses, and gives them the chance to bring their response into a healthier range.
- People with optimistic (compared to pessimistic) explanatory style tend to have more control over stressors, cope better with stressful events, have better moods and have a stronger immune system.
3 True/False questions
life - style → Modifying Type A life-style can reduce recurrence of heart attacks.
health psychology → is a field of psychology that contributes to behavioral medicine.
Stress → is any circumstance that may be real or perceived and threatens one's well-being.