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Why Zebras Don’t Get Ulcers


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author
Robert M Sapolsky
publisher
Times Books
year
2004
page
10 (3rd ed edition)

excerpt

If you’re a zebra being chased by that lion, you have to run for it. For us vertebrates, the core of the stress-response is built around the fact that your muscles are going to work like crazy.

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