stress & stress and immunity

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Stress and Your Health: From Vulnerability to Resilience

Stress and Your Health: From Vulnerability to Resilience is published by Wiley-Blackwell and is authored by Hymie Anisman, Professor in the Department of Neuroscience at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada Research Chair in Neuroscience and Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. The Stress and Your Health presents an evidence-based evaluation of the various effects of […]

An Introduction to Stress and Health

The Introduction to Stress and Health is published by SAGE Publications and authored by Hymie Anisman, Professor in the department of Neuroscience, Carleton University, Canada, and a distinguished Canada Research Chair in Neuroscience. This is the first textbook to fuse the psychosocial with newer behavioral neuroscience perspectives. It provides a broad perspective of the multiple […]

Handbook of Human Stress and Immunity

The Handbook of Human Stress and Immunity 1st edition, is published by Academic Press and edited by Ronald Glaser and Janice K. Kiecolt-Glaser. The Handbook of Human Stress and Immunity focuses on human studies related to stress and immunity, but also addresses some relevant animal models for human infectious and autoimmune diseases. These animal models […]

Stress, Immune Function, and Health: The Connection

The ‘Stress, Immune Function, and Health: The Connection’ is written by Bruce S. Rabin, MD, PhD, a renowned physician-scientist and clinical immunologist. Dr. Rabin is professor of pathology and the director of the Division of Clinical Immunopathology, Department of Pathology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, US. Stress, Immune Function, and Health: The […]

Stress, Stress Hormones and the Immune System

Stress, Stress Hormones and the Immune System provides an extensive overview on the interactions between the neuroendocrine and immune systems and the effects of stress hormones on immunity. This volume is perhaps the first book focusing on the cross-talk between the brain, the stress and immune systems, addressing some fundamental and clinical implications. The 1st […]

The Stress of Life

The Stress of Life, a classic book written by Hans Selye, the physician-scientist who introduced the term (psychological) “stress”, formulated the entire theoretical concept and dedicated his entire scientific career to furnish more and more proof for the importance of neuroendocrine mechanisms in the development of disease. János Hugo Bruno “Hans” Selye (January 26, 1907 […]