Erin Thomasik

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Pet Scoop: Loyal Dog Protects Missing Toddler, Baboon Gets Personal With Reporter

<b>Sept. 27, 2013: We've scoured the Web to find the best and most compelling animal stories, videos and photos. And it's all right here.</b><p>Chance the Lab …

Personalized Therapy: A Note from the Editor-in-Chief of Pharmacy Times

One of the transformative trends in pharmacy practice that I wrote about early this year in <i>Pharmacy Times</i> was “personalized therapy.” I predicted …

Researcher finds way to calm fears during sleep

Fear may be the most powerful of all human emotions, but according to a study released today in the journal Nature Neuroscience, sleep can be its enemy.<p>In a first-of-its-kind experiment, specific emotional memories of human beings were deliberately altered during sleep. The complicated small study, …

The Brain

Brain Implant Similar To Pacemaker Could Help Treat Central Sleep Apnea

<i>By Susan E. Matthews</i><p>Over one-third of patients recovering from heart failure must then live with central sleep apnea, a frightening disorder where a patient's brain sometimes fails to send the body the signal to breathe. Implanting a small device similar to a pacemaker, however, seems to work …

Circuit That Controls Overeating Found In Brain

By Bahar Gholipour, Staff Writer<p>Published: 09/26/2013 04:19 PM EDT on LiveScience<p>When a particular circuit in the brain is stimulated, it causes mice to voraciously gorge on food even though they are well fed, and deactivating this circuit keeps starving mice from eating, a new study shows.<p>The …

You'll Want This Melodic Muppet Mash-Up Stuck In Your Head Forever

Pogo is a master of the mash-up. We knew it at Snow White, and we knew it <i>for sure</i> when he spilled his secrets. For his latest trick, he tackled the …

Mashups