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2010-01-27 10:21:44

Chronic and severely stressful situations, like those connected to depression and posttraumatic stress disorder, have been associated with smaller volumes in "stress sensitive" brain regions, such as the cingulate region of the cerebral cortex and the hippocampus, a brain region involved in memory formation.

2005-08-16 14:56:03

HOUSTON (Reuters) - A wealthy Dallas developer who dumped his wife of 30 years to marry a younger Chinese woman gave up an influential city post and has headed to New York to fight her deportation, his lawyer said on Tuesday.

Word of the Day
  • One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.
The word 'zill' comes from a Turkish word meaning "cymbals".