Childhood Stress and Adult Fear, Anxiety and Depression – by Edward Ziff

    Inevitably in life, we encounter threats to our well-being, and indeed some threats may challenge our very survival. In order to survive, we must be prepared to cope with such threats and adversities. Fortunately, the brain can help us by mobilizing protective programs that recruit the help of… Continue lendo…

HIV Neurodegenerative Mechanisms Compared to Other Neurodegenerative Diseases – by Valquíria M. de Figueiredo, Tiago A. O. Silva

HIV Neurodegenerative Mechanisms Compared to Other Neurodegenerative Diseases – by Valquíria Merjan de Figueiredo, Tiago Andrade de Oliveira e Silva   Introduction This article describes HIV-1 factors and mechanisms involved in neurodegeneration and compares them with those of other neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s disease. According to… Continue lendo…

HIV infection, drug addiction and the brain-Prof Dr. Ronald Ellis-UC-San Diego

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