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Psychopathy: What drives pathological selfishness? We take a look at some of the neurological underpinnings of psychopathy and try to unravel the mystery of what goes on inside the brain of a psychopath.
Medical News Today | May 17, 2018 3:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Sleep-wake disruption strongly linked to mood disorders A large study that took objective measures of activity and rest patterns has found a strong link between disruption of circadian rhythm and mood disorders.
Medical News Today | May 16, 2018 4:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
How do you know if you're having a panic or anxiety attack? Panic attacks and anxiety attacks share some symptoms, but they differ in intensity, duration, and whether or not there is a trigger. Some treatments are similar and include therapy, stress management, and breathing exercises. Learn more about the differe
Medical News Today | May 14, 2018 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Why mindful breathing keeps your brain healthy and young New research shows that the controlled breathing that is part of meditation practices changes our brains in a way that keeps them youthful and healthy.
Medical News Today | May 14, 2018 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Why does mental illness arise? Clues found in the visual brain A new study finds that the risk of mental illness rises with poor communication to and from the areas of the brain that process and make sense of vision.
Medical News Today | May 11, 2018 2:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Boosting memory: Serotonin receptor may be the key A new study dives into the hippocampus to understand more about how memories are formed. The team identified a key player: a type of serotonin receptor.
Medical News Today | May 11, 2018 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Should 'shock therapy' be used to treat depression more often? A study concludes that if electroconvulsive therapy was used earlier in the treatment of depression, the outcome for many patients would be much improved.
Medical News Today | May 10, 2018 2:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Quiet rest after learning helps us to remember the fine details Sleep may not be that indispensable when it comes to remembering new information, suggests a new study. Simply resting quietly might do the trick.
Medical News Today | May 6, 2018 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
How to handle imposter syndrome Doubt can be useful in developing a realistic self-image, but some have an exaggerated sense of doubt about their achievements and fear that others will expose them as frauds. This is called impostor syndrome, and anyone can be affected, regardless of the
Medical News Today | May 4, 2018 4:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Seasonal affective disorder: Why brown-eyed women are at risk Two studies shed new light on seasonal affective disorder, concluding that brown-eyed women may be particularly prone to the condition.
Medical News Today | May 4, 2018 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend