Hypothalamus Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Strange illness caused Louisville boy to sleep for 2 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... It is unclear what causes this disorder, but health experts say it could be caused by a disruption in the hypothalamus and thalamus when regulating sleep patterns. When someone is beginning to wake up, it is caused by the brain stem communicating ...

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  2. People with seasonal affective disorder could be more at risk of becoming alcoholics - here's whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... popular theory for SAD is that we don't get enough sunlight in the autumn and winter months, and this stops the hypothalamus working properly - the part of the brain responsible for hormones. The brain may produce more melatonin than usual, which is ...

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  3. Four easy ways to avoid that - hangry' feeling - " by eating rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    ... overeat, the more likely your hunger levels are to get out of control. This high leptin exposure can damage the hypothalamus, the gland responsible for secreting our hunger and satiety hormones. It may become less sensitive

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  4. First cell-type census of mouse brains: surprises about structure, male-female differencesRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ... so far," says CSHL Associate Professor Pavel Osten, the team leader. The exception is a small area in the hypothalamus, called posterodorsal preoptic nucleus, that is believed to control a single male-specific reproductive function (ejaculation). ...

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  5. A surgeon confesses his fears - and errorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... that the tumor would kill her if it wasn't removed, yet was too big to completely excise without damaging her hypothalamus, the part of the brain related to hormone production - and "children with hypothalamic damage typically become morbidly obese ...

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  6. Hypothyroidism: an update.Read the original story

    Oct 8, 2017 | CiteULike

    ... Hypothyroidism may occur as a result of primary gland failure or insufficient thyroid gland stimulation by the hypothalamus or pituitary gland. Autoimmune thyroid disease is the most common etiology of hypothyroidism in the United States. Clinical ...

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  7. Scientists discover possible cause of overeatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | MarketWatch

    Scientists have found that how the GTRAP3-18 gene interacts with proteins in the hypothalamus, the part of the brain that regulates food intake and blood sugar levels, among other things, could influence how much someone eats, according to a new study published online in The FASEB Journal, an experimental biology publication. "Eating too much or too little could actually be a genetic problem, rather than an insulin issue," Toshio Nakaki, a researcher at Teikyo University School of Medicine, in Tokyo, and one of the study's co-authors, said in a statement.

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  8. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Release: First Cell-Type Census Of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | BioSpace

    ... one exception so far," says CSHL Associate Professor , the team leader. The exception is a small area in the hypothalamus, called posterodorsal preoptic nucleus, that is believed to control a single male-specific reproductive function (ejaculation). ...

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  9. First cell-type census of mouse brains: Surprises about structure, male-female differencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... so far," says CSHL Associate Professor Pavel Osten, the team leader. The exception is a small area in the hypothalamus, called posterodorsal preoptic nucleus, that is believed to control a single male-specific reproductive function (ejaculation). ...

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  10. You can manage stress: 7 tips to show you howRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... the relaxation response that is mediated by the parasympathetic nervous system and stimulation of the anterior hypothalamus and that is unlikely replicated by other typical relaxing activities." People who practice these relaxation techniques on a ...

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  11. Scientists identify a possible therapeutic target for regulating body weightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A new study published online in The FASEB Journal reveals a novel gene involved in maintaining body weight. Specifically, the study suggests that GTRAP3-18 interacts with pro-opiomelanocortin in the hypothalamus to regulate food intake and blood glucose levels.

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  12. However you "identify," there are only two types of brains: male and femaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | NewsTarget.com

    ... and mating are wired differently in the male and female. In the ventrolateral part of the ventromedial hypothalamus of the female brain, cells are active for mating around the border. Cells that are active for aggression are located in the center, ...

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  13. Appetite-controlling neurons could help us lose weightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | Medical News Today

    ... published in the journal Molecular Metabolism . Tanycytes are glial neurons in an area of the brain called the hypothalamus, and recent studies have suggested that these cells may control energy levels and body weight . However, this is the first ...

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  14. Study establishes a timeline of obesityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... the consequence of being overweight. Another important change is the death of a group of neurons found in the hypothalamus. Known as POMC neurons, these cells function as nutrient sensors that tell the body that it is time to stop eating and that ...

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  15. Study allows establishing a timeline of obesityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... Another important occurrence is the death of a group of neurons found in a region of the brain called the hypothalamus. Known as POMC neurons, these cells function as nutrient sensors that tell the body that it is time to stop eating and that there ...

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  16. Mother's diet during pregnancy could affect brain reward circuitry of childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | Medical News

    ... also showed significant changes in their reward circuitry, including differences in a brain region call the hypothalamus and changes in gene expression associated with a neurotransmitter called GABA. "Previous studies have shown that when pups from ...

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  17. Maternal diet could affect kids' brain reward circuitryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... also showed significant changes in their reward circuitry, including differences in a brain region call the hypothalamus and changes in gene expression associated with a neurotransmitter called GABA. "Previous studies have shown that when pups from ...

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  18. Why you should escape the cult of 'super busy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | ABC News

    ... college and our neighbourhoods. When you encounter a potential threat, a small part of your brain known as the hypothalamus, goes off like an alarm system in your body. Through a combination of nerve and hormonal signals, this system prompts your ...

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  19. What Happens to Your Brain When You Go on a DietRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2017 | MSNBC

    ... goes up, the heat goes down (or the ac turns on), and vice versa. In your brain, your thermostat is in the hypothalamus. "Your hypothalamus will activate physiologic and behavioral responses to maintain your body temperature. For instance, if you're ...

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  20. Abstract 077: Angiotensinogen in Neurons of the Arcuate Nucleus May...Read the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | Circulation

    ... re-analysis of a publically-available gene expression dataset interrogating individual cell types of the mouse hypothalamus (GSE74672) similarly uncovered expression of AGT in astrocytes, microglia, and many neuronal cell types of the ARC, including ...

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