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Bone not adrenaline drives fight or flight response.


The fight-or-flight response, also known as the acute stress response (ASR), is a physiological reaction mediated by the sympathetic nervous system which plays a critical role in helping animals react to potentially life-threatening situations. More specifically, the adrenal glands, which sit on top of the kidneys, release a variety of hormones such as adrenaline, norepinephrine, and cortisol which in turn

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