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Study shows that season of birth affects personality - sounds like astrology

A new study to be presented at the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP) suggests that there may be something in astrology after all. The study is being presented at the ECNP Congress in Berlin. 603 more words

Behaviour

Antagonizing Amyloid: The Prospects of CBD and THC for Alzheimer's

The Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease explains it as “age-related dementia associated with impairments in learning and memory accompanied by neuroinflammation, oxidative stress and neurodegeneration”, in case you needed to sharpen your understanding of the disease that, definitively, makes us blunt. 388 more words

Neuropsychopharmacology

Nasal Spray Delivers New Type of Depression Treatment

A nasal spray that delivers a peptide to treat depression holds promise as a potential alternative therapeutic approach, research shows. This peptide treatment interferes with the binding of two dopamine receptors — the D1 and D2 receptor complex.

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Neurobiology

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Writers, Readers and Erasers

Integrative Biological Analysis For Neuropsychopharmacology
Neuropsychopharmacology (26 June 2013)
Mark R Emmett, et al.
http://www.nature.com/npp/journal/v39/n1/full/npp2013156a.html

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Neurology

Quote of Note: Parental Use Of Marijuana Affects Next Generations

“Our study emphasizes that cannabis affects not just those exposed, but has adverse affects on future generations,” said Yasmin Hurd, PhD, the study’s senior author, and professor of psychiatry and neuroscience at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

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