serotonin levels

Feel-good transmitter levels in brain determine anger


September 19th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 19 (IANS) Fluctuating levels of serotonin, which may be triggered by abstaining from food or being stressed, affects brain regions that enable people to manage anger, a study ... Read more...

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Prozac restores movement after paralysing stroke attack


January 10th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 10 (IANS) Taking Prozac, an anti-depressant, may help restore movement in stroke victims and ease paralysis. The drug may aid recovery after a stroke whether patients are depressed or not, ... Read more...

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Serotonin research could lead to new therapies for schizophrenia


October 6th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 6 (ANI): Scripps Research Institute scientists are conducting research on how serotonin works - the work could affect the development of new therapies for a number of disorders, including schizophrenia ... Read more...

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Foods to Help You Sleep, Fight Depression


August 28th, 2010 - 12:32 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The solution to sleeping well and lifting mood may be as simple as the foods you eat, according to studies, foods which increase dopamine and serotonin levels ... Read more...

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Blame your serotonin levels for being a crybaby


July 16th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): Always end up crying while watching a movie high on emotional quotient? Well, blame your serotonin levels for it, says a new study.Frederick van der Veen of the ... Read more...

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Bacteria Can Act As Anti-depressants, Says Study


June 15th, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New York, June 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Parents who do not allow their kids to play in dirt, brace yourself for the revelations of a new research.In a study that ... Read more...

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Lemon grass fights headaches


March 8th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 8 (IANS) Native lemon grass has the potential to relieve headaches and migranes, researchers say. Griffith University (GU) researchers Lyn Griffiths, Darren Grice and Kelly Rogers have proven that lemon grass ... Read more...

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Low levels of serotonin linked to sudden infant death syndrome


February 3rd, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): Scientists have found a link between low levels of serotonin - a brain chemical that conveys messages between cells - and sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).They found ... Read more...

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Coming soon, treatment for gambling addiction


June 18th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 18 (ANI): Researchers at the University of British Columbia have made a new development that has put them a step closer to creating and testing new treatments for gambling addictions.They ... Read more...

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Soon, a drug to treat premature ejaculation in men


February 16th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, Feb 16 (ANI): Although there are drugs like Viagra to boost a mans sex drive, males who peak too soon dont have any such pill-based solution. But not anymore, for ... Read more...

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Why we feel dull during dreary winter days


September 9th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 9(ANI): Ever wondered why you feel dull and lacklustre during the winter season? Well, researchers at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) have got the answer for ... Read more...

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Cradle of maternity in the brain discovered


August 18th, 2008 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 18 (ANI): A new study on mice conducted at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine has shown that the inactivation of brain serotonin in the mothers may affect ... Read more...

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A cheese sandwich is all you need for strong decision-making


June 6th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 6 (ANI): Munching a cheese sandwich is not just a tasty delight, but might also be a mantra to successfully negotiating that pay rise.Psychologists at the University of ... Read more...

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Depressed people less receptive to feel good chemicals in brain


May 9th, 2008 - 1:22 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 9 (ANI): A new study at the University of Michigan Depression Center has shown that some people suffering from depression have fewer receptors for some of the brains feel ... Read more...

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Drug reduces aggressiveness in violent rats


November 14th, 2007 - 10:14 am ICT by admin
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