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National Institute of Mental Health
Twitter Chat » NIMH Facebook Live: How Does Puberty Affect Brain Development?
by National Institute of Mental Health on May 9, 2019 at 4:00 am
In recognition of National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day, Dr. Peter Schmidt, Principal Investigator and Chief of the Behavioral Endocrinology Branch, and Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr. Kathy Reding, will join NIMH’s Facebook Live event to discuss how puberty affects brain development. […]
Scientific Meeting » The NIMH Director’s Innovation Speaker Series - Seven Years and One-Hundred MRI-Dogs
by National Institute of Mental Health on May 2, 2019 at 4:00 am
On May 2, 2019, Dr. Gregory Berns presents “Seven Years and One-Hundred MRI-Dogs: Awake Unrestrained fMRI in Dogs Reveals Common Neurobiology and Implications for Human Health and Disease” as part of the NIMH Director’s Innovation Speaker Series. […]
Scientific Meeting » NIMH Special Event for Autism Awareness Month - A Woman’s Voice: Understanding Autistic Needs
by National Institute of Mental Health on April 23, 2019 at 4:00 am
On April 23, 2019, the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC) will host a special event to recognize National Autism Awareness Month. […]
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Social Psychology Network
Earth Day 2019: Who's to Blame for High Temps and Wild Weather?
by Yahoo News - Science on April 21, 2019 at 3:43 pm
Source: Yahoo News - ScienceClimate change is real and increasingly a part of our daily lives. Here are the latest scientific facts on this human-caused shift to weather systems. […]
United Methodists Edge Toward Breakup Over LGBT Policies
by U.S. News and World Report on April 21, 2019 at 3:42 pm
Source: U.S. News and World ReportUnited Methodist Church is on a path toward likely breakup over differences on same-sex marriage and ordination of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender pastors. […]
Psychological Intervention Helps Patients Prevent Gum Disease
by United Press International - Health News on April 21, 2019 at 3:42 pm
Source: United Press International - Health NewsResearchers observed a reduction in dental plaque and bleeding, as well as an increase in dental cleanings among adults with moderate periodontal disease. […]
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Researchers find high-risk genes for schizophrenia
on April 22, 2019 at 9:05 pm
Using a unique computational 'framework' they developed, a team of scientist cyber-sleuths has identified 104 high-risk genes for schizophrenia. […]
Brains of blind people adapt to sharpen sense of hearing, study shows
on April 22, 2019 at 7:10 pm
Research uses functional MRI to identify two differences in the brains of blind individuals -- differences that might be responsible for their abilities to make better use of auditory information. […]
Sugar entering the brain during septic shock causes memory loss
on April 22, 2019 at 7:10 pm
The loss of memory and cognitive function known to afflict survivors of septic shock is the result of a sugar that is released into the blood stream and enters the brain during the life-threatening condition. […]