Definition of 'adrenaline'
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Pulling the trigger is an adrenaline rush.The Sun (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The adrenaline hormone was the survival hormone.Living with Angina (1991)
Is an adrenaline rush good or bad?Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2016) The Sun (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He is certainly an adrenaline junkie.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It helps keep the adrenaline going!The Sun (2010)
There's a fine line between adrenaline and stress at work.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Initially, it triggers the release of adrenaline and cortisol.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Both during and after surgery they experienced surges in the stress hormones adrenaline and cortisol, which could impair the immune system.EMOTIONAL ROLLERCOASTER: A Journey Through the Science of Feelings (2005)
This is when the heart is damaged by a massive surge in the hormone adrenaline, which is released in large amounts in times of stress.The Sun (2009) The Sun (2008)
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