What is Adrenaline?
- The hormone secreted by the adrenal medulla during strong emotion. It causes such bodily changes as an increase in blood sugar and a rise in blood pressure (Butcher, Mineka & Hooley, 2004)
Frequently Asked Questions
- Does adrenaline affect only a person's biological function? Or does it also have an effect on the state of one's cognition and emotion?
- What is the other name for adrenaline? Which name was first identified? What is the significance of each of the names?