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Medical News Today: Study links long-term depression in later years to higher chance of stroke

Wed, 05/13/2015 - 23:00
People over 50 years of age who showed depressive symptoms for 4 years were twice as likely to have a stroke in the subsequent 2 years than those who did not show depression.

Medical News Today: Finding it hard to quit smoking? It may be down to your brain wiring

Wed, 05/13/2015 - 23:00
In a new study, smokers who successfully quit the habit showed greater connectivity between brain regions linked to cravings and motor control than those who failed to quit.