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Allostatic Load

Known as: Allostatic Loads, Load, Allostatic, Loads, Allostatic 
The amount of adaptive work involved in allostasis.
National Institutes of Health

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2006
Review
2006
  • Bruce S. McEwen
  • Metabolism: clinical and experimental
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 33846205
Sleep has important homeostatic functions, and sleep deprivation is a stressor that has consequences for the brain, as well as… Expand
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2004
Review
2004
  • Bruce S. McEwen
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 27099504
Stress promotes adaptation, but prolonged stress leads over time to wear-and-tear on the body (allostatic load). Neural changes… Expand
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2003
Review
2003
The brain controls both the physiologic and the behavioral coping responses to daily events as well as major stressors, and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
This study merged two theoretical constructs: cumulative risk and allostatic load. Physical (crowding, noise, housing quality… Expand
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2003
Review
2003
Living organisms have regular patterns and routines that involve obtaining food and carrying out life history stages such as… Expand
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2001
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2001
  • Bruce S. McEwen
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 25389318
The hippocampus is an important structure for declarative, spatial, and contextual memory and is implicated in the perception of… Expand
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2000
Review
2000
The primary hormonal mediators of the stress response, glucocorticoids and catecholamines, have both protective and damaging… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Stress is a condition of human existence and a factor in the expression of disease. A broader view of stress is that it is not… Expand
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1998
Review
1998
  • Bruce S. McEwen
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 20043016
Adaptation in the face of potentially stressful challenges involves activation of neural, neuroendocrine and neuroendocrine… Expand
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Exponential growth in the population of older adults presents clinicians with special concerns about factors affecting… Expand
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