Flashcards in 4 - Basic Medical Terminology Deck (129)
Any factor that moves the body away from homeostasis or balance.
Another word for balance.
The alarm reaction.
Our conscious monitoring of stress, developing skills to deal with stress and the practice of putting those skills into effect.
List the 7 stages of the life cycle.
Egg, embryo, baby, child, adolescent, adult and old age
Physiolgocial rhythms: temperature, sleep, alertness and hormone levels.
Biological rhythms or biorhythms
Biorhythms that operate on a general cycle of 24 hours.
Rhythms that help moderate hemispheric dominance in the brain.