Gender Differences & Illness Perception

Gender Differences & Health Perception What is the relationship between gender and health? Gender differences in illness can be seen not only in the symptoms but also in how […]

Gate Control Theory of Pain

The gate control theory of pain asserts that non-painful input closes the nerve “gates” to painful input, which prevents pain sensation from traveling to the central nervous system.

Asthma and Psychological Factors

There are different psychological factors involved at each stage of asthma, such as at the initial onset of symptoms, diagnosis, and ongoing management of symptoms and treatments.