Essays about: "psychoneuroimmunology"

Found 1 essay containing the word psychoneuroimmunology.

  1. 1. Is inflammation related to self-rated health and mortality in men?

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Carin Warnoff; [2009]
    Keywords : Inflammation; self-rated health; mortality; men; psychoneuroimmunology; erythrocyte sedimentation rate;

    Abstract : Self-rated health is a powerful predictor of long-term health, but relatively little is known about what determines an individual’s rating of her perceived health status. Psychoneuroimmunological research has found links between immune activity and behaviour, and a relation between low-grade inflammation and poor self-rated health, primarily in women. READ MORE