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Depression often occurs with other conditions such as anxiety, addiction or chronic illnesses, physician Randall Stafford and Sophia Xiao explain.
In the latest issue of Stanford Medicine magazine, writer Nathan Collins listens to the stories of lab members, including neurobiologist Miriam Goodman.
Emotions, once thought to be unconscious and automatic, are highly influenced by motivations and intention, new Stanford research shows.
People who receive physical therapy soon after a diagnosis of shoulder pain, back pain or other musculoskeletal ailment are less likely to use opioids to manage their pain long term, according to a recent study by researchers at Stanford and Duke universities.
Imagine if we could sense pain and it would be no big deal. Stanford Medicine researchers who identified the brain cells in mice that make pain unpleasant hope the discovery could lead to treatments for chronic pain patients.
Researchers have found an odd brain-circuitry link between appetite and social behavior in mice, a finding that could be significant in treating eating disorders.
Scientists find neurons that hard-wire brains to recognize the sex of strangers
Rewarding experiences alter the spatial maps in our brains.
A PTSD expert examines whether changes from extreme stress embed into family genetics.
Jun 13 2019 | Stanford - News
New Stanford research on emotions shows that people’s motivations are a driving factor behind how much they allow others to influence their feelings, such as anger.