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whereafter the physiological responses to cold are attenuated
and cold exposure is subjectively considered less stressful.
Key words: cold, thermoreceptor, thermogenesis, thermoregulation, cold,
vasocons triction, vasodilatation
Human thermal responses to cold are similar to those of