Michelle Athey

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21 Quotes to Carry You Through the Tough Times

Of course there are difficult times in life, but only you get to decide how to manage them. These quotes from 21 resilient female entrepreneurs can help you through it.<p>Despite having to climb the highest mountain and cross the largest ocean, you will never hear a successful entrepreneur say the …

There’s a way to train our brains to cope with stress that changes chemistry “as much as any antidepressant”

Stress is often perceived as the villain of contemporary culture: the nagging tension that keeps us chained to our desks during the day, awake all night, and makes us dangerously unhealthy.<p>But Ian Robertson, a cognitive neuroscientist at Trinity College Dublin and author of the upcoming book ‘<i>The</i> …

Immune System

Spice gull: seabird turns orange after falling into vat of curry

A seagull turned bright orange after it fell into a vat of chicken tikka masala.<p>The bird fell into the container while trying to scavenge meat from a food factory bin on Monday. It was rescued by workers at the site in Wales, and picked up by a volunteer for Vale wildlife hospital, near Tewkesbury, …

Birds

InBrief: The Impact of Early Adversity on Children's Development

Early experiences influence the developing brain.<p>From the prenatal period through the first years of life, the brain undergoes its most rapid …

How childhood trauma affects health across a lifetime

Childhood trauma isn’t something you just get over as you grow up. Pediatrician Nadine Burke Harris explains that the repeated stress of abuse, …

Effects of Stress on the Developing Brain

Bruce S. McEwen, PhD<br>Rockefeller University<p>The recent debate in the popular press about “Tiger Mom” parenting is a timely sidebar to the exceptional …

Neuroscience