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Breastfeeding linked to stronger maternal response to infant’s cry


April 21st, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 21 (ANI): A new study has found that mothers who feed their babies breast milk exclusively, as opposed to formula, are more likely to bond emotionally with their child during ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

The mere sight, smell of food hikes dopamine levels in binge eaters


March 1st, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 1 (ANI): A new brain imaging study has revealed that just the mere sight or smell of food elevates dopamine - a brain chemical linked to reward and motivation - ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Love map of the brain’ shows how heart rules the head


October 16th, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 16 (ANI): Being in love can spread electricity through your brain, literally, as a new study suggests.A US scientist has shown that being in love can spark a torrent of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Silent’ strokes don’t leave any outward symptoms


July 31st, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 31 (IANS) Beware of the 'silent' stroke that doesn't leave any outward symptoms, but causes brain damage. It afflicts people over 60, especially those with high blood pressure. "These strokes are ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

High BP ‘raises silent stroke risk’


July 28th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): Individuals over 60, especially those with high blood pressure, are at an increased risk of experiencing a "silent stroke", a new study has found."Silent" strokes are strokes that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Brains hate circuit proves theres a thin line between love and hate


October 29th, 2008 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): When it comes to the brain, there is fine line between love and hate, say researchers from the Wellcome Laboratory of Neurobiology at University of California, who ... Read more...

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