Selye, Prof. Hans
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Ladies Day. The speaker's experience over 35 years exploring the effects of stress upon the body, including its mental activities. A reflection on the relationship between the medical and sociological consequences of stress. An outline of the main facts that have been learned about biological stress and its implications in everyday life. This discussion addresses many topics, under the following headings: What Is Biologic Stress?; Stress Is Not Always Noxious; Stress and Aging; Reaching for the Moon; How to Enjoy the Stress of Life.