Monday, June 17, 2019
How chronic abdominal pain affects your brain -- and what to do about it
Eva Szigethy, MD, PhD, describes how chronic pain can actually rewire your brain so you experience even more suffering and distress, and offers techniques to help reverse these effects.
Monday, May 20, 2019
Three Pitt neuroinvestigators funded by $20M DARPA program
The Next-Generation Nonsurgical Neurotechnology program aims to develop a high-resolution, portable neural interface system to allow able-bodied people to connect their minds with machines.
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Anti-stress brain chemical is related to PTSD resilience after trauma
A study in Biological Psychiatry suggests that nociceptin-receptor density may become a biomarker of resilience in the evaluation of PTSD, says lead author Rajesh Narendran, MD.