Latest News

Obesity may be impacted by stress, study shows

A new study shows that stress may play a role in the development of obesity. Using experimental models, researchers showed that adenosine, a metabolite released when the body is under stress or during an inflammatory response, stops the process of adipogenesis, when adipose stem cells differentiate into adult fat cells.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Anesthetics could have long-term impact on children's brains

  • Beliefs can regulate effects of nicotine on the human brain

  • How central are online social networks to our lives?

  • Robust evidence that chronic fatigue syndrome is a biological illness

  • Image-guided treatment shown to break the migraine cycle

  • Virtual patient: Avatar shows emotions as he talks to med students

  • Psychology of food choice: Challenging the status quo

  • Can money buy happiness? The relationship between money and well-being

  • Finding psychological insights through social media

  • How does the human brain tackle problems it did not evolve to solve?

  •