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Gene Behind Panic Disorder Discovered; Targeting Fear Memories Could Lead To Treatment

By | Fri, 11/29/2013 - 17:35

Scientists have pinpointed the gene behind panic disorder's hallmark fear-related memory production.

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Depression Tied To Blurred Memories

By | Thu, 10/03/2013 - 21:39

Depression may problematize recognition by blurring past experience and conflating details, a new study has found.

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Where Are Positive Memories Stored?

By | Wed, 10/02/2013 - 20:09

The brain can recognize favorable learning and designate positive memories, a new study suggests.

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Crows And Humans Share Similar Response To Danger

By | Tue, 09/11/2012 - 15:44

According to new research crows and humans share the ability to recognize faces and associate them with negative or positive feelings.

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Alcohol Doesn't Help Forget Bad Memories

By | Mon, 09/03/2012 - 10:01

People often take up drinking to overcome or forget a traumatic experience. However, excessive drinking can rewire the brain and cause the opposite effect.