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Monthly Archives: April 2013

New research shows how our bodies interact with our minds in response to fear and other emotions

London, UK: New research has shown that the way our minds react to and process emotions such as fear can vary according to what is happening in other parts of our bodies. In two different presentations at the British Neuroscience … Continue reading

Published Monday, April 8th, 2013 at 12:01 am
Posted in Other

Foetal exposure to excessive stress hormones in the womb linked to adult mood disorders

London, UK: Exposure of the developing foetus to excessive levels of stress hormones in the womb can cause mood disorders in later life and now, for the first time, researchers have found a mechanism that may underpin this process, according … Continue reading

Published Sunday, April 7th, 2013 at 12:01 am
Posted in Fertility, Other

First trial to investigate magic mushrooms as a treatment for depression delayed by UK and EU regulations

London, UK: The world’s first clinical trial to explore the use of the hallucinogenic ingredient in magic mushrooms to treat depression is being delayed due to the UK and EU rules on the use of illegal drugs in research. Professor … Continue reading

Published Sunday, April 7th, 2013 at 12:01 am
Posted in Other
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