Latest News

Brain circuits involved in stress-induced fevers identified

When we feel mentally stressed, we often also feel physiological changes, including an increase in body temperature. This increase in body temperature is known as psychological stress-induced hyperthermia. Stress for people in today's society can last a long time and cause a chronic increase in body temperature, a condition called psychogenic fever. Researchers now have identified a key neural circuit connection in the brain that's responsible for the development of psychological stress-induced hyperthermia.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Coffee consumption habits impact the risk of mild cognitive impairment

  • Link between intestinal bacteria, depression found

  • National study of deep brain stimulation for depression fails to demonstrate efficacy

  • Specific cardiovascular risk factors may predict Alzheimer's disease

  • DeepBind predicts where proteins bind, uncovering disease-causing mutations

  • Narrowing in on pituitary tumors

  • Blood markers identify women at risk for postpartum depression

  • Sleep makes our memories more accessible, study shows

  • Insulin resistance increases risk for Alzheimer's disease, study finds

  • Researchers identify neural signature of tunnel vision

  •