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2013-05-07 23:24:54

Bel Marra Health, who offers high-quality, specially formulated vitamins and nutritional supplements, reports on a new study showing that men have a harder time recognizing women’s emotions,

SSRIs May Increase Risk Of Complications After Surgery
2013-04-30 18:12:16

SSRIs can be used to effectively treat symptoms of depression and anxiety, but a new research review has found the drugs also cause an increased risk of bleeding, hospital readmission and death when taken around the time of surgery

Rats Get Depression In Spring Not Winter
2013-04-26 09:07:23

In spring, when daylight is present for longer periods, rats exhibit an increased level of anxiety and depression, a phenomenon researchers now say occurs as a result of how the rat’s brain cells adopt a new chemical code when drastic changes occur in the day and night cycles.

2013-04-25 10:56:51

Prisoners who are psychopaths lack the basic neurophysiological "hardwiring" that enables them to care for others.

2013-04-19 14:22:51

A new study with college roommates shows that a particular style of thinking that makes people vulnerable to depression can actually “rub off” on others, increasing their symptoms of depression six months later.


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Ornithophobia
2013-12-24 13:20:48

Ornithophobia is a type of specific phobia involving an irrational fear of birds. The origin of the word ornitho is Greek meaning bird and phobia is Greek meaning fear. The fear of birds is not uncommon and it comes from the menacing and darker image of some birds of prey. Some people might only fear predatory birds, such as vultures, while others can even be afraid of household pets like budgies. People who suffer from this phobia might fear that they will be attacked by a bird or might...

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Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.