I sincerely hope Robin Williams didn’t take his own life, in whole or in part, because he was under the false belief that he had been diagnosed with an incurable disease. 318 more words
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The General Adaptation Syndrome (GAS) was proposed by Hans Selye on July 4, 1936. His paper was titled “A Syndrome Produced by Diverse Nocuous Agents.” The basic idea behind his paper is that chronic stress causes long-term chemical changes which are harmful to the body. 391 more words
I don’t understand how scientists/doctors can think that blood pressure doesn’t have a bottom end, when it comes to the value in lowering it.
What is the point in acknowledging the reality of homeostatic systems if you don’t apply the principle in practise? 471 more words