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Genetics or Environment? Why Two New Landmark Studies May Change Your Mind

Genetics or Environment? Why Two New Landmark Studies May Change Your Mind by Charles Raison, MD My close friend and fellow Psych Congress Steering Committee member Rakesh Jain, MD, has been riding high lately. He and I have an ongoing … Continue reading

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Depression may make our cells age faster

By Michelle Castillo / CBS News/ November 12, 2013, 12:03 PM Depression may make our cells age faster   Depression may take away years from your life, a new study that looked closely into humans’ cells suggests. Research published in … Continue reading

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Sleep ‘cleans’ the brain of toxins

17 October 2013 Last updated at 14:23 ET   Sleep ‘cleans’ the brain of toxins By James Gallagher Health and science reporter, BBC News Continue reading the main story Related Stories Bad sleep ‘dramatically’ alters body Boosting sleep ‘may slow … Continue reading

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