Autistic Patient’s Amygdala, Brain's Face Recognition Region, Activates Different Neurons

By | Wed, 11/20/2013 - 12:00

Researchers found that the amygdala, the region of the brain connected to emotion and face recognition, activates different neurons in autistic patients, who generally focus more on the mouth than the eyes.


UK Man Drinks Himself To Death... With Soda

By | Wed, 05/29/2013 - 12:26

A medical inquest into the death of a man named Paul Inman has concluded that his habit of drinking three liters of soda caused his lungs to overswell.


DSM Revision Removes Asperger Syndrome, No Longer Classifies Transgender as Disorder

By | Tue, 12/04/2012 - 10:04

The changes to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, the closest thing to a manual for those in the psychiatric and psychological professions, are in.