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Culture, Mind and Brain Conference – Day Two - PLoS Blogs (blog)

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Culture, Mind and Brain Conference – Day TwoPLoS Blogs (blog)To summarize: A humanly-designed and deliberately executed event, a new understanding of how open and dynamic our biology is, how interactive social relationships mediate biology, an...
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The Brain Looks The Same When We're In Love Or High On Cocaine - Business Insider

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Business Insider The Brain Looks The Same When We're In Love Or High On Cocaine Business Insider "The general belief in our field," Brown says, "is that people who say they are in love after a 30-year relationship will probably fail the test of...
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Bipolar sufferers 'are wired for risks' - Herald.ie

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Wiltshire Business Bipolar sufferers 'are wired for risks' Herald.ie Sufferers of the serious mental illness appear to be dominated by the brain's "pleasure centre" that drives us to seek out and pursue rewards.
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Love is the drug, scientists find - Telegraph.co.uk

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Telegraph.co.uk Love is the drug, scientists find Telegraph.co.uk We wanted to see if these similarities were reflected in brain activity, too.
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Why your sandwich is destroying your brain - NEWS.com.au

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Why your sandwich is destroying your brain NEWS.com.au ... Perlmutter Health Center in Naples, Florida, says there's a close relationship between lifestyle, our modern diet and dementia.
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Study in mice links cocaine use to new brain structures - Medical Xpress

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Study in mice links cocaine use to new brain structures Medical Xpress Cocaine exposure increases spine gains in the frontal cortex. Repeated imaging of dendrites from Thy1 YFP-H mice.
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Cocaine Teaches The Brain To Become Addicted By Growing More Cells To ... - Medical Daily

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Medical Daily Cocaine Teaches The Brain To Become Addicted By Growing More Cells To ... Medical Daily The relationship between new dendritic spine growth and learning is exhibited in the brains of many living creatures.
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How Our Relationship Habits Change Brain-Heart | Dr. Bob Dick, Ph ...

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Research that my colleagues and I have just completed, to be published in a forthcoming issue of Psychological Science, suggests that one measurable toll may be on our biological capacity to connect with other people.
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Drinking hot chocolate may help aging brains - CTV News

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CTV News Drinking hot chocolate may help aging brains CTV News New research out of the U.S.
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ThinkFood: Recipes for Brain Fitness - San Francisco Chronicle (press release)

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San Francisco Chronicle (press release) ThinkFood: Recipes for Brain Fitness San Francisco Chronicle (press release) “As the provider of the online exercises in AARP Brain Fitness powered by BrainHQ, we are pleased to extend our AARP relationship...
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Why We All Need a Daily Dose of Brain Magic - Huffington Post

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Why We All Need a Daily Dose of Brain Magic Huffington Post In my favorite summer movie this year, Before Midnight, Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy play a couple in a relationship that has hit a rocky stretch.
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Brain dopamine may serve as a risk marker for alcohol use disorders - EurekAlert (press release)

Brain dopamine may serve as a risk marker for alcohol use disorders EurekAlert (press release) Given that the best-studied neurobiological system related to drug-seeking behaviors is mesolimbic dopamine, this study investigated the relationship...
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Memory Schemes Help Brain Organize Social Networks | Psych ...

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In cases where the relationships don't fit the pattern, we remember the pattern and the few exceptions, instead of remembering all the ties simultaneously, he added. In the study, about 300 study participants read paragraphs ...
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New Article Suggesting the Brain Code for Learning and Memory is Published ... - PR Newswire (press release)

New Article Suggesting the Brain Code for Learning and Memory is Published ... PR Newswire (press release) GREENVILLE, S.C., March 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Clinical psychologist Dr. Robert A.
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Column: Incompatible differences: Every couple has them - Helena Independent Record

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Column: Incompatible differences: Every couple has them Helena Independent Record Defensiveness: When people feel attacked, they move to what is called the reptilian fight, flight or freeze part of their brain, where it is not possible to be...
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Why We're Hooked On Social Networks - Lifehacker Australia

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Why We're Hooked On Social Networks Lifehacker Australia For now, it seems like if you want that sense of belonging, you'll need to participate in your social network of choice, not just flood it with your own thoughts.
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Three reasons why mindfulness meditation helps relationships

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Three reasons why mindfulness meditation helps relationships (Three reasons why mindfulness meditation helps relationships | Psychology Today http://t.co/46T8lL84Ys)...
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Science Proves Dogs Love Owners - Valley News

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Science Proves Dogs Love Owners Valley News Recently, I received Dr. Gregory Berns' book How Dogs Love Us: A Neuroscientist and His Adopted Dog Decode the Canine Brain, and I couldn't wait to have a few minutes to sit down with a good read.
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Are You a Good Listener? - Care2.com

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Care2.com Are You a Good Listener? Care2.com A healthy relationship is easy to spot by paying attention to how well the two people listen to each other. When both partners in a ...
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The 5 Intimacy Stages Of A Relationship | World of Psychology

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So without further ado, I bring you my five stages of intimacy in a relationship. ... To wit, brain scan studies show that the brain duringorgasm is 95 percent the same as the brain on heroin. ....
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The Neurobiology of the “Love Hormone” Revealed | Psychology ...

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“Oxytocin has a remarkable effect on the passage of information through the brain,” says Richard W. Tsien, the Druckenmiller Professor of Neuroscience and director of the Neuroscience Institute at NYU Langone Medical ...
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What's In Chocolate, Cocoa That Might Benefit Brain Health? - Forbes

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New York Daily News What's In Chocolate, Cocoa That Might Benefit Brain Health? Forbes Now, a new study in Neurology goes a little further in teasing apart the mechanisms that may be involved in the chocolate-brain relationship.
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Is Chocolate the Answer for Brain Health? - PsychCentral.com

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New York Daily News Is Chocolate the Answer for Brain Health? PsychCentral.com “We're learning more about blood flow in the brain and its effect on thinking skills,” said study author Farzaneh A. Sorond, M.D., Ph.D.
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How parents see themselves may affect their child's brain and stress level - Science Daily (press release)

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How parents see themselves may affect their child's brain and stress level Science Daily (press release) What the current study didn't find was evidence that stress itself alters hippocampal function; no relationship was found between cortisol and...
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FIGHT MEMORY LOSS BY USING YOUR B.R.A.I.N. - U-T San Diego

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FIGHT MEMORY LOSS BY USING YOUR B.R.A.I.N. U-T San Diego Relationships are key to brain health. Relationships take time and effort but you need social interaction to maintain brain function.
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The ugly truth behind good looks - New Straits Times

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The ugly truth behind good looks New Straits Times Our physical appearance affects how we are perceived by other people and also has an impact on how we're treated by other people said Dr Viren Swami, an adjunct reader in psychology with HELP...
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