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ADHD Drugs Could Have Generational Effect

The parental environment can have a strong influence on the development of their children and subsequent phenotype (their physical traits). There is now growing evidence that these parental effects can be transgenerational – meaning that they’re able to span multiple generations. For example, stressful situations (e.g. early life stress), and exposure to some drugs and […]

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Cannabis: A possible treatment for Alzheimer’s?

Cannabis’s popularity has been seen to rise in the last couple of decades. Its positive impacts are being researched within the medical community, and the recreational use of marijuana has also found its way into political discourse. Further, research supports its use in treating anxiety, insomnia, nausea, and depression. That said, a team from Curtin […]

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Nuisance or Blessing – the song that’s stuck in your head

Inarguably, music has been shown to have a positive impact on an individual’s wellbeing; with recent studies also showing that it has the proclivity to enhance memory. According to a study conducted at Davis, University of California, researchers discovered that the experience of having a song stuck in your head may play a significant role in […]

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