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Twenty years of research have established the connection between adverse childhood experiences and long-term health. Now researchers are looking for ways to measure the biology behind the correlation and try to reverse it.
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Increasing evidence suggests that chronic inflammation takes a toll on the brain over the course of a lifetime.
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Addiction psychiatrist Tauheed Zaman helps us sort out some of the commonly held beliefs about marijuana and separate fact from fiction.
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A mutation in the RORB gene leads to low levels of a spinal cord protein and impedes hopping.
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And other neuroscience news in March 2021.
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Emerging research suggests that even mild hits to the head may damage the tiny lymphatic vessels that clear toxic chemicals and cellular debris from the brain.
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Changes to cell metabolism can drive the appetite of the entire organism.
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Treating fears in a virtual environment could make therapies for phobias less difficult and more accessible.
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A quick blow to the head could cause lasting issues in the brain.
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After evolution silenced some of its genes, the Mexican cavefish lost its eyeballs.
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Watch kids review scientist’s papers submitted to Frontiers For Young Minds.
And other neuroscience news in February 2021.
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