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Gray Matter Irregularities in Mental Illness by Kate McLaughlin. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Thu 30 Oct 2008 2:11pm Borderline Personality Disorder, Mood Disorders & Anxiety Linked through Structure and Function Borderline Personality Disorder , as explained in Wikipedia, “is a psychiatric diagnosis describing a prolonged disturbance of personality function characterized by depth and variability of moods. BPD typically involves unusual levels of instabi ... Read on »
Changes in brain gray matter in abstinent heroin addicts by Jason Schwartz, LMSW Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Sat 17 Nov 2012 6:04am English: Middle frontal gyrus. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) A few years ago, Bill White called for research on the neurobiology of recovery . (He noted that all of our research efforts have been focused on understanding addiction without any research on understanding recovery.) Well, some Chinese researchers have made a contribution . ... Read on »
Fibromyalgia, Dopamine and Gray Matter by awesome Healthy Living Professional Posted Fri 18 Sep 2009 10:20pm A study published in the January, 2007 issue of The Journal of Pain found that there was a chemical difference between the brains of fibromyalgia patients and health ones. That difference is that fibromyalgia patients produce less dopamine in the areas of the brain that process pain. Dopamine is a chemical produced by the body that acts as a ... Read on »
GRAY MATTERS: Esophageal Cancer by Ronni B. Patient Expert Posted Sat 16 Jan 2010 2:30am Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Saul Friedman (bio) writes the weekly Gray Matters column which appears here each Saturday. Links to past Gray Matters columns can be found here. Saul's Reflections column, in which he comments on news, politics and social issues from his perspective as one of the younger members of the greatest generation, al ... Read on »
Increased Gray Matter and Abnormal Mirror Neuron System Functioning in Children with Autism by Harold L D. Patient Expert Posted Tue 26 Aug 2008 11:23pm A study led by Manzar Ashtari, Ph.D., from the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in Pennsylvania, and presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) suggests that the inability of autistic children to relate to people and life situations in an ordinary way may be the result of an abnormally functioning mi ... Read on »
“Gray Matters” Moves from Newsday to Time Goes By by Ronni B. Patient Expert Posted Fri 06 Nov 2009 10:01pm Regular Time Goes By readers know the twice-monthly Reflections column written by 80-year-old, veteran journalist, Saul Friedman ( Bio here ). Reflections has become one of the most popular features on Time Goes By. Today I am pleased to announce there will be more of Saul's work in a regular Saturday column titled Gray Matters which, until a ... Read on »
Gray Matters: AARP by Ronni B. Patient Expert Posted Sat 28 Nov 2009 10:01pm Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Saul Friedman ( bio ) writes the weekly Gray Matters column which appears here each Saturday. His Reflections column, in which he comments on news, politics and social issues from his perspective as one of the younger members of the greatest generation, appears here at Time Goes By twice each month. I think i ... Read on »
GRAY MATTERS: Access to Physicians by Ronni B. Patient Expert Posted Sat 12 Dec 2009 2:30am Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Saul Friedman (bio) writes the weekly Gray Matters column which appears here each Saturday. Links to past Gray Matters columns can be found here. Saul's Reflections column, in which he comments on news, politics and social issues from his perspective as one of the younger members of the greatest generation, also ... Read on »
Gray Matters: Ted by Ronni B. Patient Expert Posted Sat 19 Dec 2009 2:30am Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Saul Friedman (bio) writes the weekly Gray Matters column which appears here each Saturday. Links to past Gray Matters columns can be found here. Saul's Reflections column, in which he comments on news, politics and social issues from his perspective as one of the younger members of the greatest generation, also ... Read on »
GRAY MATTERS: Some Basics by Ronni B. Patient Expert Posted Sat 26 Dec 2009 2:30am Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Saul Friedman (bio) writes the weekly Gray Matters column which appears here each Saturday. Links to past Gray Matters columns can be found here. Saul's Reflections column, in which he comments on news, politics and social issues from his perspective as one of the younger members of the greatest generation, al ... Read on »