Saturday, August 07, 2004

Depression Linked to Overactive Brain Areas: "Depressed people have overactive brain circuitry, a new study shows.
It's more evidence that vulnerability to clinical depression is an inherited trait -- and that patients need to continue their treatment, including medications, even after depression fades, writes researcher Alexander Neumeister, MD..."

Friday, August 06, 2004

Scientists prove time flies when you're busyEvery mom and dad can tell you that keeping children busy helps stave off cries of boredom--and now there is scientific backing to prove it. Dr. Anthony Chaston and his research colleague, Dr. Alan Kingstone, have proven, once and for all, that time really does fly when you're having fun. Or, at least, it flies when your attention is engaged...