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...

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Novel breast imaging technology can locate hard-to-detect cancers

December 3rd, 2008 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): A new study has claimed that breast-specific gamma imaging (BSGI) effectively detects cancers, which can easily dodge mammograms or clinical exam.According to most experts, the best way ... Read more...

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One dose of EPO can limit amount of damage to the heart following attack

October 9th, 2008 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): After a heart attack, two things happen necrosis (normal cell death) and apoptosis (programmed cell death) and both are bad. Now, a group of scientists has found ... Read more...

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Study links altered dopamine activity to social phobia

May 13th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Scientists in The Netherlands have unearthed evidence that altered dopamine activity in the brain may give rise to social phobia.The finding reported by researchers at the ... Read more...

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