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Could nicotine reduction help curb addiction?

I wanted to share this info: Could nicotine reduction help curb addiction? Source: Science Daily A new study examining the effects of nicotine reduction among more vulnerable smokers supports the FDA’s recent recommendation for lowering nicotine to non-addictive levels. READ … Continue reading

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Altered mitochondria associated with increased autism risk

I wanted to share this info: Altered mitochondria associated with increased autism risk Source: Science Daily Mitochondria, the tiny structures inside our cells that generate energy, may play a key role in autism spectrum disorders (ASD). A provocative new study … Continue reading

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Personality drives purchasing of luxury goods

I wanted to share this info: Personality drives purchasing of luxury goods Source: Science Daily People who are extraverted and on low incomes buy more luxury goods than their introverted peers to compensate for the experience of low financial status, … Continue reading

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Use of brain-computer interface, virtual avatar could help people with gait disabilities

I wanted to share this info: Use of brain-computer interface, virtual avatar could help people with gait disabilities Source: Science Daily Researchers have shown for the first time that the use of a brain-computer interface augmented with a virtual walking … Continue reading

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Discovery fuels hope for Rett syndrome treatment

I wanted to share this info: Discovery fuels hope for Rett syndrome treatment Source: Science Daily Researchers have relieved symptoms of Rett syndrome in a mouse model with a small molecule that works like the dimmer switch in an electrical … Continue reading

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Smokers in clinical studies who say they've quit often haven't

I wanted to share this info: Smokers in clinical studies who say they’ve quit often haven’t Source: Science Daily A new US study has found that a high proportion of smokers enrolled in stop-smoking programs during a hospital stay report … Continue reading

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Antipsychotics common for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities

I wanted to share this info: Antipsychotics common for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities Source: Science Daily Antipsychotic medication is frequently being prescribed to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, often without a psychiatric diagnosis, a new study has … Continue reading

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Psychotic disorders and obesity: New report shows big waistlines are to blame

I wanted to share this info: Psychotic disorders and obesity: New report shows big waistlines are to blame Source: Science Daily A number of factors, including obesity, shorten the lifespan for those with schizophrenia by 20 years and by 10 … Continue reading

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Children with fragile X syndrome have a bias toward threatening emotion

I wanted to share this info: Children with fragile X syndrome have a bias toward threatening emotion Source: Science Daily Anxiety occurs at high rates in children with fragile X syndrome (FXS), the most common form of inherited intellectual disability. … Continue reading

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A song's structure can be linked to its popularity

I wanted to share this info: A song’s structure can be linked to its popularity Source: Science Daily Music can elicit strong emotions, which can be hard to describe. A new study has found that a simple change in harmonic … Continue reading

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So-called 'bright girl effect' does not last into adulthood, study finds

I wanted to share this info: So-called ‘bright girl effect’ does not last into adulthood, study finds Source: Science Daily The notion that young females limit their own progress based on what they believe about their intelligence — called the … Continue reading

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Firing of neurons changes the cells that insulate them

I wanted to share this info: Firing of neurons changes the cells that insulate them Source: Science Daily Through their pattern of firing, neurons influence the behavior of the cells that upon maturation will provide insulation of neuronal axons, according … Continue reading

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Like adults, children show bias in attributing mental states to others

I wanted to share this info: Like adults, children show bias in attributing mental states to others Source: Science Daily Young children are more likely to attribute mental states to characters that belong to the same group as them relative … Continue reading

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Scientists find RNA with special role in nerve healing process

I wanted to share this info: Scientists find RNA with special role in nerve healing process Source: Science Daily The discovery in lab mice that an ‘anti-sense’ RNA is expressed after nerve injury to regulate the repair of damage to … Continue reading

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Serotonin may worsen tinnitus

I wanted to share this info: Serotonin may worsen tinnitus Source: Science Daily Millions of people suffer from the constant sensation of ringing or buzzing in the ears known as tinnitus, creating constant irritation for some and severe anxiety for … Continue reading

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The environment can become a noninvasive therapeutic approach to bolster white matter health

I wanted to share this info: The environment can become a noninvasive therapeutic approach to bolster white matter health Source: Science Daily Those parents you overhear transforming trips to the grocery store into sensory adventures — telling babies too young … Continue reading

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Opioid crisis in Staten Island affects all races, ages, and socioeconomic backgrounds

I wanted to share this info: Opioid crisis in Staten Island affects all races, ages, and socioeconomic backgrounds Source: Science Daily Contrary to media reports, the opioid epidemic on New York’s Staten Island is not confined to affluent young white … Continue reading

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Yoga and meditation improve mind-body health and stress resilience

I wanted to share this info: Yoga and meditation improve mind-body health and stress resilience Source: Science Daily A new research article investigates the effects of yoga and meditation on people by looking at physiological and immunological markers of stress … Continue reading

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Wealth disparity and family income impact the brain development of female youth

I wanted to share this info: Wealth disparity and family income impact the brain development of female youth Source: Science Daily Female teenagers living in neighborhoods with wide salary gaps and a low-income household show changes to their brain maturation … Continue reading

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The brains of newborns distinguish between caresses

I wanted to share this info: The brains of newborns distinguish between caresses Source: Science Daily The ability to distinguish between different kinds of caresses on the skin already exists at a very early age. This is evident from a … Continue reading

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A disposable alcohol test reveals whether you are fit to drive within two minutes

I wanted to share this info: A disposable alcohol test reveals whether you are fit to drive within two minutes Source: Science Daily A rapid alcohol test that measures the blood alcohol content from saliva has been developed. The disposable … Continue reading

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You may be as friendly as your genes

I wanted to share this info: You may be as friendly as your genes Source: Science Daily Scientists have found that CD38 and CD157 genes that regulate oxytocin, the supreme human social hormone, are associated with the sociality of young … Continue reading

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Social media culture can encourage risky and inappropriate posting behavior

I wanted to share this info: Social media culture can encourage risky and inappropriate posting behavior Source: Science Daily Young adults who adapt their behavior to match a social situation are just as likely to post offensive content online as … Continue reading

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Afternoon slump in reward response

I wanted to share this info: Afternoon slump in reward response Source: Science Daily Activation of a reward-processing brain region peaks in the morning and evening and dips at 2 p.m., finds a study of healthy young men. This finding … Continue reading

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People favor highly reviewed products, even when they shouldn't

I wanted to share this info: People favor highly reviewed products, even when they shouldn’t Source: Science Daily When we’re trying to decide which cell phone case to buy or which hotel room to book, we often rely on the … Continue reading

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'Exquisite selectivity' of neuronal wiring in the cerebral cortex revealed by research

I wanted to share this info: ‘Exquisite selectivity’ of neuronal wiring in the cerebral cortex revealed by research Source: Science Daily Advanced technologies has been used to illuminate the connectivity pattern of chandelier cells, a distinctive kind of inhibitory cell … Continue reading

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Are there ethnic differences in cognitive outcomes based on BP targets?

I wanted to share this info: Are there ethnic differences in cognitive outcomes based on BP targets? Source: Science Daily A new article investigates how various blood pressure targets for older patients treated for hypertension were associated with cognitive function … Continue reading

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What is the global prevalence of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder?

I wanted to share this info: What is the global prevalence of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder? Source: Science Daily New reserach estimates the global prevalence of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) among children and youth. READ MORE: What is the … Continue reading

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Security issues with health apps for dementia patients uncovered by researchers

I wanted to share this info: Security issues with health apps for dementia patients uncovered by researchers Source: Science Daily Many health apps designed to assist dementia patients and their caregivers have inadequate security policies or lack security policies altogether, … Continue reading

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Do video game players make the best unmanned pilots?

I wanted to share this info: Do video game players make the best unmanned pilots? Source: Science Daily New research highlights the usefulness of video game players as unmanned aircraft operators. READ MORE: Do video game players make the best … Continue reading

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80 percent of Ebola survivors suffer disabilities one year after discharge

I wanted to share this info: 80 percent of Ebola survivors suffer disabilities one year after discharge Source: Science Daily New research highlights the need for long-term rehabilitation of Ebola survivors after almost 80 percent of those interviewed were found … Continue reading

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Better odor recognition in odour-colour synesthesia

I wanted to share this info: Better odor recognition in odour-colour synesthesia Source: Science Daily People who see colors while perceiving smells are better at distinguishing between different smells and different colors, and are better at naming odors, compared to … Continue reading

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Our brains do change from early to mid-adulthood

I wanted to share this info: Our brains do change from early to mid-adulthood Source: Science Daily Scientists have been able to accurately estimate an individual’s age from their brain structure. The researchers found that significant microstructural changes occur in … Continue reading

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Chronic stress induces fatal organ dysfunctions via a new neural circuit

I wanted to share this info: Chronic stress induces fatal organ dysfunctions via a new neural circuit Source: Science Daily New research reveals the mechanisms behind the effects of chronic stress and tiny inflammations in the brain on fatal gut … Continue reading

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Both chimpanzees and humans spontaneously imitate each other's actions

I wanted to share this info: Both chimpanzees and humans spontaneously imitate each other’s actions Source: Science Daily Decades of research has shown that apes, in spite of their proverbial aping abilities, are rather poor imitators, especially when compared to … Continue reading

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To reduce postoperative pain, consider sleep — and caffeine

I wanted to share this info: To reduce postoperative pain, consider sleep — and caffeine Source: Science Daily A new preclinical study found that a brief period of extended wakefulness before surgery enhances pain and prolongs recovery time after surgery. … Continue reading

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Despite benefits, half of parents against later school start times

I wanted to share this info: Despite benefits, half of parents against later school start times Source: Science Daily Leading pediatrics and sleep associations agree: Teens shouldn’t start school so early. Yet recent research finds parents are split almost down … Continue reading

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Rebutting the claim that antidepressants do not work

I wanted to share this info: Rebutting the claim that antidepressants do not work Source: Science Daily A theory that has gained considerable attention in international media suggest that antidepressant drugs, such as the SSRIs, do not exert any actual … Continue reading

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How whip-like cell appendages promote bodily fluid flow

I wanted to share this info: How whip-like cell appendages promote bodily fluid flow Source: Science Daily Researchers have revealed that a molecule called Daple is essential for the correct orientation and coordinated beating of cilia on the surface of … Continue reading

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Flexibility at work key to helping women maintain careers after childbirth

I wanted to share this info: Flexibility at work key to helping women maintain careers after childbirth Source: Science Daily Flexibility in the workplace is the key to helping women maintain their career trajectory after childbirth, new research has shown. … Continue reading

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Artificial neural networks decode brain activity during performed and imagined movements

I wanted to share this info: Artificial neural networks decode brain activity during performed and imagined movements Source: Science Daily Filtering information for search engines, acting as an opponent during a board game or recognizing images: Artificial intelligence has far … Continue reading

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Cigarette makers shifted stance on nicotine patches, gum, study shows

I wanted to share this info: Cigarette makers shifted stance on nicotine patches, gum, study shows Source: Science Daily Tobacco companies have known for decades that, without counseling, NRT hardly ever works, and that consumers often use it to complement … Continue reading

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Brain regions most likely to cause epilepsy seizures

I wanted to share this info: Brain regions most likely to cause epilepsy seizures Source: Science Daily Scientists have developed a new way to detect which areas of the brain contribute most greatly to epilepsy seizures, according to a new … Continue reading

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Communicating in a foreign language takes emotion out of decision-making

I wanted to share this info: Communicating in a foreign language takes emotion out of decision-making Source: Science Daily If you could save the lives of five people by pushing another bystander in front of a train to his death, … Continue reading

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How particular fear memories can be erased

I wanted to share this info: How particular fear memories can be erased Source: Science Daily Researchers have devised a method to selectively erase particular fear memories by weakening the connections between neurons involved in forming these memories. In their … Continue reading

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Surprising discovery about how neurons talk to each other

I wanted to share this info: Surprising discovery about how neurons talk to each other Source: Science Daily New findings challenge existing dogma that neurons release fixed amounts of chemical signal at any one time and could have implications for … Continue reading

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Older users like to snoop on Facebook, but worried others might snoop on them

I wanted to share this info: Older users like to snoop on Facebook, but worried others might snoop on them Source: Science Daily Older adults are drawn to Facebook so they can check out pictures and updates from family and … Continue reading

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Young people with chronic illness more likely to attempt suicide

I wanted to share this info: Young people with chronic illness more likely to attempt suicide Source: Science Daily Young people between the ages of 15 and 30 living with a chronic illness are three times more likely to attempt … Continue reading

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Telling people not to 'down' drinks could make them drink more

I wanted to share this info: Telling people not to ‘down’ drinks could make them drink more Source: Science Daily Campaigns designed to stop young people ‘bolting’ drinks can be ineffective and can even make them more likely to do … Continue reading

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Gender norms are still important for women's choice of college major

I wanted to share this info: Gender norms are still important for women’s choice of college major Source: Science Daily Traditional cultural norms about gendered roles and femininity still matter for women’s choice of college major, according to new research. … Continue reading

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Brain chemical NPGL controls appetite and body fat composition: Beneficial for our ancestors; potential cause of obesity pandemic

I wanted to share this info: Brain chemical NPGL controls appetite and body fat composition: Beneficial for our ancestors; potential cause of obesity pandemic Source: Science Daily NPGL, a recently discovered protein involved in brain signalling, has been found to … Continue reading

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Estrogen-mediated brain protection directly linked to intake of fatty acids found in oils

I wanted to share this info: Estrogen-mediated brain protection directly linked to intake of fatty acids found in oils Source: Science Daily Scientists are increasingly appreciating estrogen’s role in brain health. The latest research connecting DHA synthesis to estrogen production, … Continue reading

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Experiences of stroke survivors with visual impairments examined

I wanted to share this info: Experiences of stroke survivors with visual impairments examined Source: Science Daily A new study identifies simple measures that could substantially improve the quality of life of stroke survivors with visual impairments. READ MORE: Experiences … Continue reading

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Scientists use magnetic fields to remotely stimulate brain — and control body movements

I wanted to share this info: Scientists use magnetic fields to remotely stimulate brain — and control body movements Source: Science Daily Scientists have used magnetism to activate tiny groups of cells in the brain, inducing bodily movements that include … Continue reading

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Scientists give star treatment to lesser-known cells crucial for brain development

I wanted to share this info: Scientists give star treatment to lesser-known cells crucial for brain development Source: Science Daily After decades of relative neglect, star-shaped brain cells called astrocytes are finally getting their due. To gather insight into a … Continue reading

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Computer scientists use music to covertly track body movements, activity

I wanted to share this info: Computer scientists use music to covertly track body movements, activity Source: Science Daily Researchers have demonstrated how it is possible to transform a smart device into a surveillance tool that can collect information about … Continue reading

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Fundamental pathology behind amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

I wanted to share this info: Fundamental pathology behind amyotrophic lateral sclerosis Source: Science Daily Scientists have identified a basic biological mechanism that kills neurons in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and in a related genetic disorder, frontotemporal dementia (FTD), found … Continue reading

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Making surgery safer by helping doctors see nerves

I wanted to share this info: Making surgery safer by helping doctors see nerves Source: Science Daily A new noninvasive approach that uses polarized light to make nerves stand out from other tissue could help surgeons avoid accidentally injuring nerves … Continue reading

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The nerve-guiding 'labels' that may one day help re-establish broken nervous connections

I wanted to share this info: The nerve-guiding ‘labels’ that may one day help re-establish broken nervous connections Source: Science Daily Working with fruit flies, scientists have identified different labels that attract and control specific nerves. In theory, the ‘right’ … Continue reading

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Now and Zen: Lower prenatal stress reduces risk of behavioral issues in kids

I wanted to share this info: Now and Zen: Lower prenatal stress reduces risk of behavioral issues in kids Source: Science Daily Expectant mothers may want to consider adopting today’s trend towards stress management, in light of new research pointing … Continue reading

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Roots of schizophrenia: Excess of methionine during pregnancy?

I wanted to share this info: Roots of schizophrenia: Excess of methionine during pregnancy? Source: Science Daily An abundance of an amino acid called methionine, which is common in meat, cheese and beans, may provide new clues to the fetal … Continue reading

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Voter behavior influenced by hot weather

I wanted to share this info: Voter behavior influenced by hot weather Source: Science Daily Hot weather can affect human behavior and has been linked to political rebellions and riots. A new study, the first to examine the influence of … Continue reading

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Modelling human psychology

I wanted to share this info: Modelling human psychology Source: Science Daily A human being’s psychological make-up depends on an array of emotional and motivational parameters, such as desire, suffering or the need for security. In addition, it includes spatial … Continue reading

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Brain tumor cells' adaptation to oxygen deprivation mapped

I wanted to share this info: Brain tumor cells’ adaptation to oxygen deprivation mapped Source: Science Daily The most aggressive variant of brain tumor – glioblastoma – has an average survival rate of 15 months. There is therefore an urgent … Continue reading

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Navigation and spatial memory: New brain region identified to be involved

I wanted to share this info: Navigation and spatial memory: New brain region identified to be involved Source: Science Daily Navigation in mammals including humans and rodents depends on specialized neural networks that encode the animal’s location and trajectory in … Continue reading

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White matter connectome with cortical lesion map clarifies temporal auditory comprehension

I wanted to share this info: White matter connectome with cortical lesion map clarifies temporal auditory comprehension Source: Science Daily A new reports a novel mapping methodology adapted for stroke brains. Researchers combined connectome-lesion symptom mapping with traditional voxel-based cortical … Continue reading

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Detecting a concealed weapon or threat is not easy, even for experienced police officers

I wanted to share this info: Detecting a concealed weapon or threat is not easy, even for experienced police officers Source: Science Daily Terrorist attacks and bombings at concerts, sporting events and airports underscore the need for accurate and reliable … Continue reading

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Child's home learning environment predicts 5th grade academic skills

I wanted to share this info: Child’s home learning environment predicts 5th grade academic skills Source: Science Daily Children whose parents provide them with learning materials like books and toys and engage them in learning activities and meaningful conversations in … Continue reading

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Marijuana use amongst youth stable, but substance abuse admissions up

I wanted to share this info: Marijuana use amongst youth stable, but substance abuse admissions up Source: Science Daily While marijuana use amongst youth remains stable, youth admission to substance abuse treatment facilities has increased. READ MORE: Marijuana use amongst … Continue reading

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How decision-making habits influence the breast cancer treatments women consider

I wanted to share this info: How decision-making habits influence the breast cancer treatments women consider Source: Science Daily A new study finds that more than half of women with early stage breast cancer considered an aggressive type of surgery … Continue reading

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Computer tech: 'Organismic learning' mimics some aspects of human thought

I wanted to share this info: Computer tech: ‘Organismic learning’ mimics some aspects of human thought Source: Science Daily A new computing technology called ‘organismoids’ mimics some aspects of human thought by learning how to forget unimportant memories while retaining … Continue reading

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Gaining influence over others does not increase autonomy

I wanted to share this info: Gaining influence over others does not increase autonomy Source: Science Daily Moving up the greasy pole in the office does not make people feel more personally free, new research has shown. READ MORE: Gaining … Continue reading

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Same-sex couples do not influence their adoptive children's gender identity

I wanted to share this info: Same-sex couples do not influence their adoptive children’s gender identity Source: Science Daily There is no major difference in the gender identity development of children raised by same-sex parents compared to those adopted by … Continue reading

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Understanding alternative reasons for denying climate change could help bridge divide

I wanted to share this info: Understanding alternative reasons for denying climate change could help bridge divide Source: Science Daily Scientists have explored alternative reasons for climate change denial, specifically economic, social or cultural influences on why individuals or entire … Continue reading

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Granulins are brain treasure, not trash

I wanted to share this info: Granulins are brain treasure, not trash Source: Science Daily Using new tools, researchers can see granulins inside cells within lysosomes, and propose that granulins have important jobs in the lysosome that are necessary to … Continue reading

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Doctors trained at lowest-ranked medical schools prescribe more opioids

I wanted to share this info: Doctors trained at lowest-ranked medical schools prescribe more opioids Source: Science Daily Physicians trained at the United States’ lowest-ranked medical schools write more opioid prescriptions than physicians trained at the highest-ranked schools, according to … Continue reading

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Coke or Pepsi? Partner's choices can make you miserable

I wanted to share this info: Coke or Pepsi? Partner’s choices can make you miserable Source: Science Daily It might not seem like a big deal if you like Coke while your partner likes Pepsi — but new research suggests … Continue reading

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From thousands of suspects, researchers ferret out cancer-causing genes

I wanted to share this info: From thousands of suspects, researchers ferret out cancer-causing genes Source: Science Daily A team of researchers has identified specific gene combinations that can cause deadly brain cancer glioblastoma, using new technology that can also … Continue reading

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Brain injury in kids might lead to alcohol abuse

I wanted to share this info: Brain injury in kids might lead to alcohol abuse Source: Science Daily Researchers have surveyed previous studies to investigate the relationship between traumatic brain injuries and alcohol abuse. They found evidence that traumatic brain … Continue reading

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Circular RNA linked to brain function

I wanted to share this info: Circular RNA linked to brain function Source: Science Daily Circular RNA is linked to brain function, scientists have shown for the first time. When a RNA molecule called Cdr1as was deleted from the genome … Continue reading

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Why expensive wine appears to taste better: It's the price tag

I wanted to share this info: Why expensive wine appears to taste better: It’s the price tag Source: Science Daily Price labels influence our liking of wine: The same wine tastes better to participants when it is labeled with a … Continue reading

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Brain scan study adds to evidence that lower brain serotonin levels are linked to dementia

I wanted to share this info: Brain scan study adds to evidence that lower brain serotonin levels are linked to dementia Source: Science Daily In a study looking at brain scans of people with mild loss of thought and memory … Continue reading

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Are your tweets feeling well?

I wanted to share this info: Are your tweets feeling well? Source: Science Daily A study finds opinion and emotion in tweets change when you get sick, a method that public health workers could use to monitor health trends. READ … Continue reading

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Secret to happiness may include more unpleasant emotions

I wanted to share this info: Secret to happiness may include more unpleasant emotions Source: Science Daily People may be happier when they feel the emotions they desire, even if those emotions are unpleasant, such as anger or hatred, according … Continue reading

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Links between parents' earnings, gender roles, mental health

I wanted to share this info: Links between parents’ earnings, gender roles, mental health Source: Science Daily New research suggests that some mothers’ and fathers’ psychological well-being may suffer when their work and family identities – and the amount of … Continue reading

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Transgender TV characters have the power to shape audience attitudes

I wanted to share this info: Transgender TV characters have the power to shape audience attitudes Source: Science Daily Watching transgender characters on fictional TV shows has the power to influence attitudes toward transgender people and policy issues, according to … Continue reading

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Supportive relationships linked to willingness to pursue opportunities

I wanted to share this info: Supportive relationships linked to willingness to pursue opportunities Source: Science Daily Psychologists have discovered that people with supportive spouses were more likely to take on potentially rewarding challenges and that those who accepted the … Continue reading

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Novel software can recognize eye contact in everyday situations

I wanted to share this info: Novel software can recognize eye contact in everyday situations Source: Science Daily Human eye contact is an important information source. Nonetheless, so far, possibilities to recognize eye contact in everyday situations have been very … Continue reading

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Imagining an action-consequence relationship can boost memory

I wanted to share this info: Imagining an action-consequence relationship can boost memory Source: Science Daily Imagining an action between two objects (the umbrella being lodged in the door lock) and a potential consequence (not being able to lock the … Continue reading

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How the brain recognizes familiar faces

I wanted to share this info: How the brain recognizes familiar faces Source: Science Daily Scientists have located two areas in the brain that help us recognize familiar faces. The discovery will help them delve deeper into the relationship between … Continue reading

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Mental health programs in schools: Growing body of evidence supports effectiveness

I wanted to share this info: Mental health programs in schools: Growing body of evidence supports effectiveness Source: Science Daily School-based mental health programs can reach large numbers of children, with increasing evidence of effectiveness in improving mental health and … Continue reading

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Novel stem cell-derived model created of inflammatory neurological disorder

I wanted to share this info: Novel stem cell-derived model created of inflammatory neurological disorder Source: Science Daily An international team of scientists, has created a human stem cell-based model of a rare, but devastating, inherited neurological autoimmune condition called … Continue reading

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What algae can tell us about political strategy

I wanted to share this info: What algae can tell us about political strategy Source: Science Daily Cells compete for nutrients. Political campaigns compete for voters. According to new research general principles may begin to explain how differing strategies play … Continue reading

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New kinds of brain cells revealed

I wanted to share this info: New kinds of brain cells revealed Source: Science Daily Scientists analyzed methylation patterns of neurons to find new subtypes. READ MORE: New kinds of brain cells revealed

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Political party influences lawmakers' tweets more than gender

I wanted to share this info: Political party influences lawmakers’ tweets more than gender Source: Science Daily Politicians are often expected to have expertise in certain areas, based on their gender. A researcher looked at whether US representatives’ tweets support … Continue reading

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New guidelines aim treat brain tumors more effectively

I wanted to share this info: New guidelines aim treat brain tumors more effectively Source: Science Daily New European guidelines aim to treat brain tumors more effectively. READ MORE: New guidelines aim treat brain tumors more effectively

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Mapping the brain, neuron by neuron

I wanted to share this info: Mapping the brain, neuron by neuron Source: Science Daily A mathematician and computer scientist joined an international team of neuroscientists to create a complete map of the learning and memory center of the fruit … Continue reading

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Genes and motor skills development linked

I wanted to share this info: Genes and motor skills development linked Source: Science Daily Genes for many may be widely associated with determining certain traits and characteristics. Now a study is demonstrating that they could also influence neural motor … Continue reading

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Too near, or too far? What fruit flies teach us about personal space

I wanted to share this info: Too near, or too far? What fruit flies teach us about personal space Source: Science Daily Until now, little has been understood about the mechanisms that allow us to determine when someone is ‘too … Continue reading

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People with mental illness reoffend less if on specialty probation

I wanted to share this info: People with mental illness reoffend less if on specialty probation Source: Science Daily Each year, some 2 million people with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and other mental illnesses are arrested for various crimes, inadvertently turning … Continue reading

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