How to Hunt a Mammoth without Getting Trampled
Yes, stress may vary according to seasons. Additionally, life habits, stressors & activities may differ as a function of the season. Consequently, the stress hormone cortisol may also differ.
Yes, cortisol is secreted in great amounts before, during, and immediately after waking up, which helps us to mobilize our resources and stay vigilant throughout the day.
No, personality variables, such as self-esteem, impact the amount of stress hormones secreted during a stressful situation.
Yes, we can easily measure the stress hormone cortisol in saliva.
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