September 4, 2014 Mind As many as 20 percent of war veterans return from combat in Afghanistan and Iraq with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or major depression, according to a 2008 report from the RAND Corporation... S. Matthew Liao July 31, 2015 Mind A brain circuit has been found that allows us to forget fear and anxiety Bret Stetka March 24, 2015 Mind The internet is filled with claims about how we form initial assessments of other people within the first ten minutes - or even the first ten seconds - of meeting them. Amanda Baker October 23, 2007 Mind Study shows that sleep deprivation leads to a rewiring of the brain's emotional circuitry Nikhil Swaminathan June 12, 2012 Mind We all know exactly what fear feels like. Without our consent, our hearts begin to beat a little faster. The hairs on the back of our neck prickle. Our palms sweat through clenched fingers... Christie Wilcox October 27, 2008 Mind Scientists scan the brain in an attempt to explain the hows and whys of being afraid--very afraid Lou Dzierzak December 14, 2010 Mind Scientists close in on the process that records -- and erases -- memories of terror Jason Castro July 1, 2016 Russell A. Poldrack, a professor of psychology at Stanford University, replies December 6, 2004 Sarah Graham May 1, 2005 It turns out that male and female brains differ quite a bit in architecture and activity. Research into these variations could lead to sex-specific treatments for disorders such as depression and schizophrenia... Larry Cahill June 1, 2005 Mind Jonathan Beard June 2005 10.1038/scientificamericanmind0605-8a November 25, 2009 Mind A study in the journal Cell shows that the buildup of carbon dioxide when we stop breathing causes a pH change that signals proteins in the brain to force us to inhale. Karen Hopkin reports... July 20, 2010 Mind What courage looks like in the brain--in real time Daniela Schiller July 2, 2019 A new study reveals surprising variations in the neural code Ryan P. Dalton February 10, 2010 Mind Scientists found a way to detect the order of activity in two regions of the brain using fMRI. And they found that the brain can register something as highly emotional before it actually processes what that something is... November 1, 2015 Neuroscience A brain circuit has been isolated that allows us to forget fear, suggesting a treatment target for anxiety disorders Bret Stetka Scientific American Mind Volume 26, Issue 6 10.1038/scientificamericanmind1115-11 Support Science Journalism
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