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New study claims sleep deprivation can result in anger; here's the science behind why we feel angry and frustrated
Health

New study claims sleep deprivation can result in anger; here's the science behind why we feel angry and frustrated

In a recent study published in the journal Sleep, scientists found that insufficient sleep can result in increased anger

Brain can regulate the body's pain levels of the body, amplifying or suppressing it
science

Brain can regulate the body's pain levels of the body, amplifying or suppressing it

The protein kinase C-delta amplified pain, while neurons that express somatostatin suppressed the communication of pain.

Some bad memories can be forgotten, researchers find in a study using mice
science

Some bad memories can be forgotten, researchers find in a study using mice

Whether they can be forgotten depends on if it was formed before or after a stressful event: study.

Experiencing interpersonal abuse in early life may affect cognitive skills, says study
Life

Experiencing interpersonal abuse in early life may affect cognitive skills, says study

Experiencing interpersonal abuse before the age of 18 may affect the capacity to concentrate and stay focused during later life, a study has showed.