• Brain Scans Spot Where Fear and Anxiety Live

    4 monthes ago - By MedlinePlus

    Unusually large 'striatum' is linked to inability to cope with uncertainty, research shows

    Related MedlinePlus Pages: Anxiety , Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
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  • Charlie Sheen's 2015 HIV Disclosure Spiked Use of Home Test Kits

    Charlie Sheen's 2015 HIV Disclosure Spiked Use of Home Test Kits

    4 monthes ago - By MedlinePlus

    New study finds a near doubling of sales of OraQuick test, showing power of celebrity announcements
    Related MedlinePlus Pages: HIV/AIDS
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  • Disrupted fat breakdown in the brain makes mice dumb

    4 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    A new study opens a new perspective with regard to the development of dementia. The scientists blocked the breakdown of a certain fat molecule in the mouse brain. As a result the animals exhibited learning and memory problems. Also the quantity of Alzheimer-specific proteins in their brains increased significantly. The researchers now have a clue as to why the mice become dumb.
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  • Study shows differences in brain activity between men, women who are obese

    4 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    A new study of obese people suggests that changes in their brains' reward regions make them more prone to overeating, and that women and men exhibit different brain activity related to overeating.
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