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Bipolar Disorder: Childhood Trauma Modulates Impact on Amygdala, Hippocampus

Bipolar Disorder: Childhood Trauma Modulates Impact on Amygdala, Hippocampus

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Childhood trauma modulates the effects of bipolar disorder on the amygdala and hippocampus by causing an increase in the volumes of gray matter.

Increased Striatal Volume in Those Who Fear Uncertainty of Future

Increased Striatal Volume in Those Who Fear Uncertainty of Future

Individuals who have difficulty coping with the uncertainty of the future may have an unusually large striatum.

One Season of Youth Football Alters Brain Structure

One Season of Youth Football Alters Brain Structure

It is not yet clear whether changes in the brain that were observed during one season of competitive youth football are lasting or meaningful.

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