Emotional processing deficits linked to white matter damage

May 18, 2015 by

Scientists at the Kessler Foundation have linked the inability to recognize emotions in others (called “facial affect”) with white matter damage after TBI....

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With Alzheimer’s, emotions stay after memories gone

Oct 3, 2014 by

A new study from the University of Iowa suggests that even after memories have vanished, Alzheimer’s patients can still feel emotions....

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Link between weight and brain changes

Mar 25, 2014 by

A new study found that people who are overweight exhibit lower levels of N-acetyl-aspartate (NAA), which is associated with brain health....

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Size and connectivity of brain linked to anxiety in young children...

Dec 29, 2013 by

Researchers at Stanford University School of Medicine have demonstrated that the size and connectivity of the amygdala (the part of the brain that processes emotion), predicts the level of anxiety young children experience....

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