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Insomnia In RLS Sufferers Linked To Brain Chemistry
2013-05-09 05:26:13

Researchers writing in the journal Neurology say they have found an explanation for the ties between sleepless nights and restless legs syndrome (RLS).

2013-05-06 23:17:02

Delgado Protocol an online natural health supplement store adds Modul 8 to their product line which replaces Nitric Oxide to improve blood pressure and blood flow throughout the body.

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.

Deep Brain Stimulation Curbs Binge Eating 042513
2013-04-25 08:38:26

Using deep brain stimulation (DBS) in a specific area of the brain appears to reduce caloric intake and lead to weight loss in obese mice prone to binge eating.

2013-04-18 21:46:09

An excess of the brain neurotransmitter glutamate may cause a transition to psychosis in people who are at risk for schizophrenia.

2013-04-04 11:39:35

New genetic factors predisposing to schizophrenia have been uncovered in five families with several affected relatives.


Word of the Day
dipsas
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.