Helen Clift

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Stress experienced by an individual's ancestors may overshadow the stress experienced within a lifetime

New research suggests that stress exposure across generations may be more important than stress experienced within a lifetime.<p>The study, published in</i> …

Eco-HAB: New quality in research on neuronal basis of social behavior

How the brain controls social behaviors and what exactly the neuronal impairments causing its pathologies are, is yet to be determined. To better …

The government has been accused of 'neglecting' mental health care in a letter signed by every former Heath Secretary from the past 20 years https://t.co/9gcJ2a49ba

Nine health secretaries attack government for failing mentally ill

Mind over matter: The biology of how anorexics and bulimics override normal urges to eat

Alterations in white matter connectivity and the role of the hypothalamus were observed.<p>Scientists have identified neurological differences in the …

Researchers Found Where Depression Lives in the Brain

New study identifies the area of the brain affected by depression and could open the door to far more effective treatments.<p>Last year, an estimated 16 million US adults experienced a major depressive disorder that lasted at least two weeks and included at least four other symptoms such as problems …

Neuroscience

Can Mental Illness Be Prevented In The Womb?

Every day in the United States, millions of expectant mothers take a prenatal vitamin on the advice of their doctor.<p>The counsel typically comes with physical health in mind: folic acid to help avoid fetal spinal cord problems; iodine to spur healthy brain development; calcium to be bound like …

Pregnancy

“What Makes Great Teaching” Seems Like An Excellent Report – With One Exception

Teaching The Teachers is the headline of a fairly in-depth article published by The Economist today. It’s about…teacher preparation, and it has a …

Pedagogy