Johan Le Roux

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Hubblecast 68: The Hubble time machine

Wow! A new 1.3-billion-pixel image from NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity allows viewers to zoom in and investigate part of the Red Planet in incredible detail. http://oak.ctx.ly/r/6itm The image below is a reduced version of the mosaic from Curiosity containing 1.3 billion pixels in the full-resolution version. You can access the full-resolution, zoomable image at: http://mars.nasa.gov/bp1/ If you look hard and long enough you just may find your very own "Mars Rat," or other animal-looking rocks. Full "Mars Rat" story here: http://oak.ctx.ly/r/6itt

Women 40% more likely than men to develop mental illness, study finds

Women are up to 40% more likely than men to develop mental health conditions, according to new analysis by a clinical psychologist at Oxford …

In Children With Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Depression Is Common

A new study determined that children and adolescents with seizures involving the temporal lobe are likely to have clinically significant behavioral …

Almost human: Lab treats trauma with virtual therapy

<b>The University of Southern California's Institute for Creative Technologies is leading the way in creating virtual humans. The result may produce real help for those in need.</b><p>The virtual therapist sits in a big armchair, shuffling slightly and blinking naturally, apparently waiting for me to get …

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

Potential For Blood Test To Diagnose Alzheimer's In Earliest Stage

Blood offers promise as a way to detect Alzheimer's disease at its earliest onset, Mayo Clinic researchers say. They envision a test that would …

Specific changes in brain structure after different forms of child abuse

Different forms of childhood abuse increase the risk for mental illness as well as sexual dysfunction in adulthood, but little has been known about …

15 Years Olds At Greatest Risk Of Sexual Assault

Sexual assault has almost as much to do with age as it does with gender, according to Penn State criminologists. Young people - both male and female …

How to diagnose and treat ADHD from childhood to adulthood, part 1/5

How to diagnose and treat ADHD from childhood to adulthood, part 2/5

How to diagnose and treat ADHD from childhood to adulthood, part 3/5

How to diagnose and treat ADHD from childhood to adulthood, part 4/5

How to diagnose and treat ADHD from childhood to adulthood, part 5/5

Can we make CBT more effective with drugs that enhance cognition? Part 1/4

Can we make CBT more effective with drugs that enhance cognition? Part 4/4

Can we make CBT more effective with drugs that enhance cognition? Part 2/4

Titov: Can psychotherapy work without the therapist?

Can we make CBT more effective with drugs that enhance cognition? Part 3/4

Merikangas: Future Directions in Psychiatric Epidemiology (full version)

Classic: Eric Kandel: Genes, Synapses and memory 1993

Farde: Neuroimaging the soul

Bulik: The Complex Dance of Genes and Environment in Eating Disorders

Patricia Howlin: A lifetime perspective of Autism

Eero Castrén: Why do antidepressants work?

Pharmacological treatment of depression: how are men and women different?