Neurology / Neuroscience

Medical News Today: Psychedelics: Risks and benefits of microdosing revealed

New research, published in the journal ACS Chemical Neuroscience, finds both potential benefits and risks of using psychedelic microdosing to treat mental health problems. The study reveals effects on cognitive skills and sociability, as well as metabolic and neuronal consequences. Previous research has shown that magic mushrooms can alleviate hard-to-treat Czytaj więcej…

Neurology / Neuroscience

Medical News Today: Obesity and the ‚self-control’ brain area: What is the link?

New research suggests that there is a „reciprocal relationship” between obesity and the brain’s prefrontal cortex — an area scientists associate with self-control, among other functions. Exercise may indirectly help us control our eating behaviors by strengthening a brain area responsible for self-control. Many people think obesity, overeating, or losing Czytaj więcej…