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Active prefrontal brain function appears to protect against PTSD after child abuse

Active prefrontal brain function appears to protect against PTSD after child abuse http://medicalxpress.com/news/2016-04-prefrontal-brain-function-ptsd-child.html Shared from Google News & Weather Increased activation of the prefrontal cortex,…

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Cannabis use linked to academic failure

http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/health/10480745/Cannabis-use-linked-to-academic-failure Cannabis use is extremely popular, whether it is for medicinal use, recreational use, so many people today use it . That’s why there are…

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Talking to therapist rewires your brain

https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/therapy-brain-changes_us_587e440ce4b07b9dd704c13b If you can change the way you think, you can change your brain. That’s the conclusion of a new study, which finds that challenging…

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Untreated depression changes the brain

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/neuronarrative/201804/how-untreated-depression-changes-the-brain-over-time Years of untreated depression may lead to neurodegenerative levels of brain inflammation. That’s according to a first-of-its-kind study (link is external) showing evidence of…

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What do staff at NASA, Google and Samsung have in common?

Science says napping is good for us. Here’s why https://t.co/2aTiybrL4j pic.twitter.com/oulfNwoGar — World Economic Forum (@wef) December 18, 2017 One of the best arguments for…

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#Sitting #down #all #day #bad #for #brain

Why sitting down all day is bad for your brain https://t.co/401K7N1Kwi pic.twitter.com/ChCFmvwN8Q — World Economic Forum (@wef) December 18, 2017 Too much sitting can increase…

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#Physical #aggressiveness #linked #gray #matter #deficits

Physical aggressiveness linked to gray matter deficits in brain region, study finds https://t.co/os4otlfH6K — PsyPost.org (@PsyPost) October 25, 2017 “Human violence is baggage we should…

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#History #Suicidal #Different #Brain #Response #Social #Exclusion

Patients with a history of suicidal acts have different brain response to social exclusion https://t.co/S1FukmAVSp — PsyPost.org (@PsyPost) July 23, 2017 Previous studies have found…

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#Active #prefrontal #brain #protect #PTSD #child #abuse

Active prefrontal brain function appears to protect against PTSD after child abuse http://medicalxpress.com/news/2016-04-prefrontal-brain-function-ptsd-child.html Shared from Google News & Weather Increased activation of the prefrontal cortex,…

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#Insomnia #Sleep #Ageing #Brain

Can’t sleep? Blame your ageing brain https://t.co/OVo0bBQucg pic.twitter.com/JlpBWY0lqX — World Economic Forum (@wef) May 25, 2017 Another misconception is that “sleepiness receptors” only decline in…

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