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Why zebras don't get ulcers

Author: Robert M Sapolsky
Publisher: New York : Times Books, [2004] ©2004
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Third editionView all editions and formats
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Explains how prolonged stress causes or intensifies a range of physical and mental afflictions, including depression, ulcers, colitis, heart disease, and memory loss.
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Genre/Form: Electronic book collection
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Sapolsky, Robert M.
Why zebras don't get ulcers / Robert M. Sapolsky.
(DLC) 2004046044
(OCoLC)54753129
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert M Sapolsky
ISBN: 9781429935654 1429935650
OCLC Number: 1052665139
Notes: "An Owl Book."
"1st Owl Books ed."--Title page verso.
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 539 pages) : illustrations
Contents: 1. Why don't zebras get ulcers? --
2. Glands, gooseflesh, and hormones --
3. Stroke, heart attacks, and voodoo death --
4. Stress, metabolism, and liquidating your assets --
5. Ulcers, the runs, and hot fudge sundaes --
6. Dwarfism and the importance of mothers --
7. Sex and reproduction --
8. Immunity, stress, and disease --
9. Stress and pain --
10. Stress and memory --
11. Stress and a good night's sleep --
12. Aging and death --
13. Why is psychological stress stressful? --
14. Stress and depression --
15. Personality, temperament, and their stress-related consequences --
16. Junkies, adrenaline junkies, and pleasure --
17. The view from the bottom --
18. Managing stress.
Responsibility: Robert M. Sapolsky.
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Explains how prolonged stress causes or intensifies a range of physical and mental afflictions, including depression, ulcers, colitis, heart disease, and memory loss.

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