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First Post: Lets begin with Psychopaths.

So lets talk about psychopaths

a Psychopath is defined as

a person suffering from chronic mental disorder with abnormal or violent social behaviour.

Psychopaths have always interested me, morbid I know, but it does, I’ve always wondered how such a condition progresses, psychological profilers say that it tends to stem from childhood abuse thats the atypical motive but that never always causes psychopathy.

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Behavioural Science

Converting Skin Cells to Neurons: A Fight Against Huntington's

Neurological diseases are some of the hardest to fight against (in my opinion). The big reason is the brain, we still know so little about it and treatment for anything effecting it can be difficult to say the least. 837 more words

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To know or Not to know.

Here I am again. An hour ago, I received my second MRI to look for lesions. Lesions mean MS.
If things are done by the book, if “anything” is seen on my scan I will be phoned today. 196 more words

Science

Rise in neuropsychiatric disorders: Specific Attention to the Dramatic Affect in the Elderly

Written by: Ross Finesmith, M.D.

There has been a gradual and persistent increase in the rate of neuropsychiatric disorders reported by the World Health Organization over the past two decades. 581 more words

Clinical/Therapeutic Area

Immune Protiens (MHC1) - Autism, Alzheimer's and Diabetes

Immune proteins moonlight to regulate brain-cell connections

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by Morgan Kelly, Office of Communications

When it comes to the brain, “more is better” seems like an obvious assumption. 1,129 more words

Autism

Seen At 11: Possibility Of Erasing Bad Memories Moves Closer Toward Reality

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Imagine having all your bad memories erased from your mind.

In classic movies such as “Men in Black,” it all looks like a simple task to make memories evaporate. 308 more words

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