Latest News

Tracking the Source of 'Selective Attention' Problems in Brain-Injured Vets

The obvious cognitive symptoms of minor traumatic brain injury can dissipate within a few days, but blast-exposed veterans may continue to have problems focusing attention on one sound source and ignoring others, an ability known as "selective auditory attention.? According to a new study, such apparent "hearing" problems actually may be caused by diffuse injury to the brain's prefrontal lobe.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Serotonin's early role in assembly of brain circuits

  • High-fructose diet in adolescence may exacerbate depressive-like behavior

  • Why Antidepressant May Be Effective in Postpartum Depression

  • Teens who mature early at greater risk of depression

  • 'Trigger' for stress processes discovered in brain

  • Mindfulness treatment as effective as CBT for depression, anxiety

  • Mindfulness techniques can help protect pregnant women against depression

  • Should we adjust substance use disorder treatment for depressed adolescents?

  • Obstructive sleep apnea treatments may reduce depressive symptoms

  • Coping strategies therapy significantly improves dementia carers' mental health, quality of life

  •