Latest Neuropeptides Stories
New research hopes to explain premature births and failed inductions of labor.
First dates, job interviews or Christmas cocktail parties can be stressors for some people.
Neuropeptide Y (NPY) is the most abundant peptide hormone of the central nervous system.
There is no doubt that eating a balanced diet is essential for maintaining a healthy body weight as well as appropriate arousal and energy balance, but the details about how the nutrients we consume are detected and processed in the brain remain elusive.
A new study has found that protein and not sugar activates the cells responsible for keeping us awake and burning calories.
There’s definitely something to be said for first impressions.
Scientists have discovered that a gene that influences empathy, parental sensitivity and sociability is so powerful that even strangers observing 20 seconds of silent video identified people with a particular genetic variation to be more caring and trusting.
Labor Induction is a process of giving an artificial start to birth with medical intervention or other methods. When an induction is not performed for emergency or other medical reasons, the method is considered an elective process. The decision to induce labor has increased in recent years due to its convenience or because it easily accommodates busy schedules. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, however, say that labor should only be induced when it is more risky...
- To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
- To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
- The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.