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How marijuana affects the way the brain processes emotional info


April 6th, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 6 (ANI): Scientists have discovered how drugs like marijuana affect the way the brain processes emotional information.Drugs act on naturally occurring receptors in the brain called cannabinoid receptors. However, the ... Read more...

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A picture is really worth a 1000 words when it comes to Alzheimer’s patients


May 1st, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): They say a picture is worth a thousand words - and in case of patients suffering from mild Alzheimer's disease, the saying seems to work.A new study ... Read more...

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Tired? Saunter amid greens


December 19th, 2008 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 19 (IANS) There is no better way of driving fatigue away than a quiet saunter amid greenery.Marc G. Berman, John Jonides and Stephen Kaplan, psychologists from the University of Michigan, ... Read more...

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A walk in a park a day can help keep mental fatigue at bay


December 19th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 19 (ANI): A simple walk in the park a day can help improve your memory and attentiveness, according to a new study.The new study led by Marc G. ... Read more...

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Nicotine-alcohol interaction affects learning, addiction treatment


November 14th, 2007 - 8:38 am ICT by admin
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