Hypothalamus Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Impact of Key Factors on the Growth of Global Adrenal Cortical Hormones and Derivatives MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | SBWire

    ... and others. Adrenal deficiency occurs primarily due to impairment of adrenal glands, pituitary glands, or the hypothalamus. It has been estimated that globally out of 100,000 people, one to four individuals is affected with Addison's disease in all ...

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  2. Estrogen discovery could shed new light on fertility problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of birth control. For decades, scientists have known that a group of neurons in a part of the brain called the hypothalamus and cells in the pituitary gland control the menstrual cycle. The brain stimulates the pituitary to make hormones that, early ...

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  3. How I realised my mental illness was being affected by the change in seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Metro

    ... it's thought that it's brought on by a lack of sunlight, which might stop a part of the brain called the hypothalamus working properly. This may affect the production of melatonin which is the hormone that makes you feel sleepy, the serotonin, the ...

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  4. How can we switch off hunger in the brain? Study sheds lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Medical News Today

    ... Medical News Today , we have recently reported on a study that identified a class of glial brain cells in our hypothalamus - that is, the appetite-controlling area of our brain - which, when activated by certain nutrients, "tell us" to stop eating. ...

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  5. Twitter can reveal our shared moodRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... the dark and light periods of the day. Most of this circadian activity is regulated by a small region in the hypothalamus of the brain called the suprachiasmatic nucleus, which is particularly sensitive to light changes at dawn and dusk, and sends ...

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  6. Researchers seek to help people 'switch off' hunger in the brainRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | PanArmenian Network

    ... is that switches them off. The so-called agouti-related protein-expressing neurons ( AgRP ) are neurons in the hypothalamus that become activated when you are hungry. As Betley explains, "When these neurons are firing, they're basically telling you, ...

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  7. Scientists find the gene that makes men gay - or very open about sex. It's hard to tellRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Ottawa Citizen

    ... an important role in brain development, and is particularly active in a region of the brain that includes the hypothalamus, which is crucial for producing the hormones that control sex drive. Previous studies have shown parts of it can be up to 34 ...

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  8. Researchers discover genes linked to homosexualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | PanArmenian Network

    ... an important gene for brain development, and is particularly active in a region of the brain which includes the hypothalamus. The hypothalamus is crucial for producing the hormones which control sex drive, and previous studies have shown parts of it ...

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  9. Genes linked to homosexuality discovered by scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... an important gene for brain development, and is particularly active in a region of the brain which includes the hypothalamus. The hypothalamus is crucial for producing the hormones which control sex drive, and previous studies have shown parts of it ...

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  10. Scientists may have identified two a gay genesa in men for the first time everRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Gay Times

    ... variants seem to be linked to sexual orientation. This is the same region of the brain that also contains the hypothalamus, which in an earlier study in 1991 was identified as being a different size between gay and straight men. The gene - which is ...

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  11. What do the new 'gay genes' tell us about sexual orientation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | New Scientist

    ... 13, is active in a part of the brain called the diencephalon. Interestingly, this brain region contains the hypothalamus, which was identified in 1991 as differing in size between gay and straight men . This was discovered by neuroscientist Simon ...

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  12. Seeing isn't believing: Biologists show how to shut off hunger 'alarm system'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Su and Amber L. Alhadeff on the study, which appears this week in the journal Cell Reports . The brain's hypothalamus, which controls the sensation of hunger, is home to a population of neurons known as agouti-related protein-expressing neurons, or ...

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  13. Enhancing spirituality biologicallyRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2017 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... on women's spirituality still needs to be investigated. Oxytocin occurs naturally in our body. Produced by the hypothalamus, it acts as a hormone and as a neurotransmitter, affecting many regions of the brain. It is stimulated during sex, childbirth ...

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  14. Rhythm Pharma's setmelanotide an Orphan Drug in U.S. for leptin receptor deficiency; shares up 5%Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... for the indication, if approved. Phase 3-stage setmelanotide binds to and activates receptors in the brain's hypothalamus called MC4 that are thought to play a key role in the regulation of appetite. In addition to suppressing appetite, ...

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  15. HIV directly impacts brain in early stages of infectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... and improve functional connectivity in the default-mode network (DMN), as well as in the hippocampus and hypothalamus. This is the finding of a new study by researchers ... A new study in Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and ...

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  16. 10 reasons to ditch your bad temperRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    ... This is the body's state of alert. Frequent occurrence of this reaction puts a strain on neurons in the hypothalamus, the brain's stress control centre, meaning that it becomes harder for the neurons to switch off. And the "happy hormone", ...

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  17. Brain's appetite regulator disrupted in obese teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Reduction of functional anisotropy in obese patients compared to control group , and FA skeleton , superimposed on the mean of FA images in the sample. At the intersection of the alignment vectors , a cluster of FA decrease located in the left hypothalamus .

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  18. Neuromodulation of orexin neurons reduces diet-induced adiposityRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2017 | International Journal of Obesity

    ... content, and all legal disclaimers apply. rugs (DREADDs) selectively activated orexin neurons in mouse lateral hypothalamus (LH) to measure effects on spontaneous physical activity (SPA). DREADD targeting was achieved by stereotaxic injection of AAV ...

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  19. What to know about general adaptation syndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Medical News Today

    ... Endocrinology in 1946. At the alarm reaction stage, a distress signal is sent to a part of the brain called the hypothalamus. The hypothalamus enables the release of hormones called glucocorticoids. Glucocorticoids trigger the release of adrenaline ...

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  20. If you want a child, do it quickRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    ... many times hard to establish because it can be due to a condition affecting any or all of the following organs: hypothalamus, pituitary gland, and ovaries. Other possible causes of female infertility are damage to, or structural defects of, the ...

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