logging in or signing up Oct 2011 nsa - STRESS-Psychosomatic INTRASPEC Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 167 Category: Education License: All Rights Reserved Like it (1) Dislike it (0) Added: October 11, 2011 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Comprehensive Stress Management: Comprehensive Stress Management INTRASPEC MANAGEMENT CONSULTANCY Published in www.pinoybisniz.comHot Reactors: Hot Reactors People who overreact to stressful situations. Symptoms of hot reactors can include: feeling anger easily often becoming anxious or depressed urinating frequently experiencing constipation or diarrhea more often than usual experiencing nausea or vomitingPsychosomatic Disease: Psychosomatic Disease Diseases for which the mind makes the body more susceptible. Also referred to as psychophysiological disease. Two types of psychosomatic disease are: psychogenic somatogenicPsychogenic Psychosomatic Disease: Psychogenic Psychosomatic Disease Physical disease caused by emotional stress. The mind changes the body’s physiology so that body parts break down. Examples of psychogenic disease include ulcers asthmaSomatogenic Psychosomatic Disease: Somatogenic Psychosomatic Disease Physical disease caused by the mind increase the body’s susceptibility to: disease-causing organisms (germs). natural degenerative processes. Examples of psychogenic disease include colds and other infections cancer rheumatoid arthritisStress can affect the body’s immune system: Stress can affect the body’s immune system Psychoneuroimmunology is the study of the chemical basis of communication between the mind and the body (nervous system and the immune system).Stress can affect the body’s immune system: Stress can affect the body’s immune system Research has demonstrated that the mind can: increase the body’s susceptibility to disease by reducing the effectiveness of the immune system. increase the healing of the body by increasing the effectiveness of the immune system. Poorly managed stress can negatively affect the effectiveness of the immune system.Basic Principles of the Immune Response: Basic Principles of the Immune Response The most important component of the immune response is the white blood cell (WBC). There are several categories of WBCs. Phagocytes , including macrophages B-cells , or B-lymphocytes T-cells , or T-lymphocytesBasic Principles of the Immune Response: Basic Principles of the Immune Response Types of T-lymphocytes Helper-T cells Killer-T cells Suppressor-T cells Memory-T cells B-cells can also become memory cellsThe Immune Response: x Helper-T Cell The Immune Response Germ Suppressor-T Cell B-Cell Killer-T Cell Memory-T Cell Antibodies Memory-B Cell Infected human cell x germ Phagocyte (macrophage)Research has begun to show that: Research has begun to show that Higher stress levels tend to lower the amount of antibodies in the bloodstream. Depression can lower the amount of antibodies in the body. Neuropeptides (chemical message transmitters from the brain) attract phagocytes (macrophages) to help combat infection. People in stressful situations tend to have a lower quantity of T-cells.Stress can affect the body’s cholesterol.: Stress can affect the body’s cholesterol. Cholesterol accumulates on the artery walls. Blocked arteries can cause: coronary heart disease strokes Stress is related to increased serum cholesterol. Perception of stressfulness is more significant than the situation itself.Stress-Related Psychosomatic Diseases : Stress-Related Psychosomatic Diseases Hypertension (essential) Stroke Coronary Heart Disease Ulcers Migraine Headaches Tension Headaches Cancer Allergies Asthma Hay Fever Rheumatoid Arthritis Backache TMJ SyndromeSlide 14: Published in www.pinoybisniz.com You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.