References in periodicals archive ?
Since the fight-or-flight response is designed for physical action, regular exercise is a great way of dissipating the physical manifestations of stress hormones in the body.
Depression is a state of arousal - the fight-or-flight response is active in depressed people,'' said Chris Strychacz of the University of Missouri, Kansas City.
The response spurs the opposite effect on the body of the fight-or-flight response produced by fear (see p.
These hormones, which are central to the body's fight-or-flight response, cause the heart to beat faster and more forcefully.
Cortisol is part of the body's fight-or-flight response.
This is known as the fight-or-flight response, says Dr.
That reaction is natural, part of the fight-or-flight response programmed into many animals.