A study of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)—conducted by the VA National Center for PTSD (NCPTSD), National PTSD Brain Bank, and Yale University—has identified a new potential mechanism contributing to the biology .
New research investigates the neuroanatomical basis of forgiveness. The study examines the role of a brain area called the anterior superior temporal sulcus (aSTS) in forgiving those who make unintentional mistakes.
A study recently published in Neuron may provide new insights into how memory forms in the brain. Researchers discovered acquired olfactory memory is associated with synaptic long term potentiation, which can last for at least two weeks.
World-first trial shows improving diet can treat major depression. In the study adults with major depressive disorder were recruited and randomly assigned to receive either social support which is known to be helpful for people with depression or suppo