Selye


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Sel•ye

(ˈzɛl yɛ, -yeɪ)

n.
Hans, 1907–82, Canadian physician and medical educator, born in Austria.
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Hans Selye once stated, "It's not the stress that kills us, but our reaction to it.
The dual release of epinephrine followed by cortisol is characterized as the fight or flight response (Cannon, 1914; Selye, 1936).
It's only lately that I learned that Hans Selye, in my hometown of Montreal in the 1950s, concluded that seven distinct conditions, including Graves' disease, had stress as an underlying cause.
In general, the gods of Olympus and Rating Authority three groups: the first group of twelve bulbs stay They went above and other popular categories on the side They lived, some of them being In addition to the twelve great gods of pride and Consisted of Helios (sun god), Selye (god of the moon) Leo (mother of Apollo), Eugene (mother of Aphrodite), Themis (goddess of law), Eos (the goddess of the dawn) and then the third category, Lower class of deities who had the role of nurses Olympus gods and they were engaged in nursing: Mvrayh, Nemesis, museums, gift, Iris " [5].
The term 'stress' as it is currently used was coined by Hans Selye in 1936, who defined it as 'the non-specific response of the body to any demand for change.
Helga Junold brought her 14-year-old daughter Maxine Selye and friend Daniel Minsky from Long Island, New York, to compete in the juniors.
Selye (1936, 1946), who pioneered research on the biological effects of stress stimuli, reported the uniform responses that are elicited in a mammal when its homeostasis is threatened by various types of nocuous stimuli, including enlargement of the adrenal gland and atrophy of the thymus.
When individuals experience anxiety, their sympathetic nervous systems are activated, causing elevated pulse (Hughes, 2005; Selye, 1976; Wardell & Engebretson, 2001) and respiratory rates.
He further hypothesized that this stress response had three stages: an initial alarm reaction (akin to Cannon's fight-or-flight response) that involved the release of anterior pituitary hormones; a second, adaptation phase, wherein an attempt is made to resist the stressor; and a third, exhaustion phase, which, at its extreme, could lead to death of the organism (Goldstein and Kopin 2007; Selye 1936).