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In Brief: The Complex Relationship Between Endometriosis and Depression

A meta-analysis of 24 studies, including 99,614 women, demonstrated higher levels of depression among women with endometriosis compared to unaffected controls.  When researchers restricted the analysis to healthy controls, the association between endometriosis and depression was even stronger. Pain seemed to be the primary driver of  the association between endometriosis and depression; in fact, rates… Read More »

Association Between Headache and White Matter Microstructure With Diffusion Tensor Imaging – Neurology Advisor

In patients with headaches, imaging may show widespread higher white matter (WM) diffusion compared with headache-free individuals in the general population, according to study results published in The Journal of Headache and Pain. The researchers note that while the association between headache and WM microstructure has been investigated with diffusion tensor imaging (DTI), this was… Read More »

Harvard researchers explore correlation between trust in leaders and combating Ebola

In the lawless eastern provinces of sub-Saharan Africa’s biggest country, an Ebola outbreak that has quietly become history’s second-largest epidemic may wind up turning not on drugs or quarantine, but on a third, often underappreciated factor: trust. Though it’s known that gaining the confidence and cooperation of local people is a key to successful epidemic… Read More »