Wednesday, September 18, 2019
A Healthy Gut: A Promising Solution for Anxiety
By Chaya Kandegedara, M.Sc., Department of Neuroscience It is quite likely that you know someone – a close friend, a relative, or even yourself – who suffers from anxiety. With increasing stress and demands from social media, work, and day-to-day life, the incidence of anxiety has increased, and generalized anxiety disorder can affect up...
Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Hymie Anisman, Department of Neuroscience By Ariel Root Apply 60 different stressors for half a second each over a one-hour period, and the test animal will appear to be resigned to its fate. Okay. What about applying the same stressor to humans, for 24 hours, every day, for five years? Maybe 80% of those...
Monday, May 23, 2016
VideoBlog: 10 Facts about Our Microbiome
Ever wondered what is meant by the microbiome? Natasha Prince explains some basic facts. What is it? Why are people studying it more today than they did 10 years ago? What should I know about the microbiome? Is it even important? Find out more in this video blog. This is one of the video...