Why zebras don't get ulcers : an updated guide to stress, stress-related diseases, and coping (Book, 2001) [Macalester College]
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Why zebras don't get ulcers : an updated guide to stress, stress-related diseases, and coping

Author: Robert M Sapolsky
Publisher: New York : W.H. Freeman, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [7th printing]View all editions and formats
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2nd revised edition, originally published in November 1993. The author explains how the nervous system responds to stress and how this interaction can affect circulatory, immune and reproductive  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert M Sapolsky
ISBN: 0716732106 9780716732105
OCLC Number: 716937893
Description: XII, 434 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Why don't zebras get ulcers; glands, heart attacks and voodoo death; stress, metabolism and liquidating your assets; ulcers, colitis and the runs; dwarfism and the importance of mothers; sex and reproduction; immunity, stress and disease; stress-induced analgesia; stress and memory; ageing and death; why is psychological stress stressful?; stress and depression; personality, temperament and poor stress responses; the view from the bottom; managing stress.
Responsibility: Robert M. Sapolsky.
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