CZ Biohub awards nearly $14.5 million to Berkeley researchers

By Robert Sanders Thirteen UC Berkeley faculty, seven of them women, are among 47 new investigators chosen by the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub to receive up to $1.5 million each over the next five years to [...]

By |February 21st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mindful Meditation Training Lowers Biomarkers of Stress Response in Anxiety Disorder

Hormonal, inflammatory reactions to stress were reduced after meditation training, in rigorous NIH-sponsored trial. Mindfulness meditation is an increasingly popular treatment for anxiety, but testing its effectiveness in a convincing way has been difficult. Now [...]

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Stimulating the Brain With Electricity Reduces Bulimia Symptoms

Key symptoms of bulimia nervosa, including the urge to binge eat and restrict food intake, are reduced by delivering electricity to parts of the brain using non-invasive brain stimulation, according to new research by King’s [...]

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By |January 27th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Technology helped me through the emotional roller coaster of CES

Humans love to control how they feel. Booze and coffee have been perking us up and lubricating social situations for millennia. Mood-enhancing technology, on the other hand, usually tries to emulate a cup of joe [...]

By |January 19th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 12 Mental Health Apps

As we live increasingly digital lives, saddling our phones in every waking moment; we are able to find more creative ways of using technology to better our lives. Research now shows that apps designed to [...]

By |January 9th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments