By using multiple linear regression and machine learning, I analyze if family history or lifestyle is more important to shape a person’s body mass index.
We describe the development of a mouse model for a human polymorphism in the serotonin transporter linked to increased anxiety
A clinical use of placebos would pose an ethical dilemma. Open-label placebos might be an answer. Series: the placebo effect (3/3)
While some scientists have found that placebos may act as moderate analgesics under certain circumstances, and even that such a response can be acquired through a learning intervention, other scientists remain sceptical. Series: the placebo effect (2/3).
What is the placebo effect? Is it a real therapeutic possibility? Is it desirable? Is it avoidable? Series: the placebo effect (1/3)
Researchers discover neurons that mediate the early stages of aggressive behaviour in the mouse brain.
Science shows that a Mediterranean diet rich in legumes and vegetables improves heart health. Now, researchers are exploring what are the mechanisms responsible for such effects.