Navigation Links
New Braincells can Be Induced by Exercise

Researchers have found that Exercise has a similar effect to antidepressants on depression. Exercise stimulates new braincell formation.

In a series of scientific reports, she has searched for the underlying biological mechanisms that explain why exercise can be a form of therapy for depression and has also compared it with pharmacological treatment with an SSRI drug.

The experiment studies were conducted on rats. The results show that both exercise and antidepressants increase the formation of new cells in an area of the brain that is important to memory and learning.

Astrid studies confirm previous research results, and she proposes a model to explain how exercise can have an antidepressant effect in mild to moderately severe depression. Her study also shows that exercise is a very good complement to medicines.

What is interesting is that the effect of antidepressant therapy can be greatly strengthened by external environmental factors, she says.

Previous studies have shown that drug abusers have lowered levels of the dopamine D2 receptor in the brain's reward system. It has been speculated that this may be of significance to the depressive symptoms drug abusers often suffer from. These rat studies show that genetic factors may influence how external environmental factors can regulate levels of the dopamine D2 receptor in the brain.

Different individuals may have differing sensitivity to how stress lowers dopamine D2 receptor levels, for example. This might be significant in explaining why certain individuals develop depression more readily than others, she says.




'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Aspirin Induced Asthma , A Little-Known Inducer
2. Induced abortion results in years of trauma.
3. Induced Labor A Danger to both Mother and Baby
4. Oxygen-Induced Damage A Leading Cause For Parkinson’s Diseas
5. Infection-Induced Amputation On Diabetic Foot – Study Release
6. Genes Responsible For Noise-Induced Hearing Loss Identified
7. Researchers Identify Key Step in Cocaine-Induced Heart Enlargement, Sudden Death
8. Some Prescriptions Can Lead to Chronic Drug-Induced Liver Injury
9. Medically Induced Abortions (MIAs) Causes More Deaths Due To Infection
10. Blocking Glucocorticoid Prevents Stress-Induced Skin Abnormalities
11. Human Induced Nitrogen Deposition Increasing Carbon Sequestration in Forests
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:6/26/2017)... ... June 26, 2017 , ... Dr. Martin Bastuba, ... in collaboration with the Fertility Center of California, is pleased to announce the ... sperm aspiration) and TESA (percutaneous testicular sperm extraction). These minimally invasive treatments are ...
(Date:6/26/2017)... ... June 26, 2017 , ... If the devil is ... of red these days. According to recent estimates, 75 – 80% of the ... errors(1). Some studies point to Electronic Health Records (EHR) with automated features designed ...
(Date:6/25/2017)... ... June 25, 2017 , ... Republicans in the United ... replace Obamacare, called the Better Care Reconciliation Act. It differs significantly from the American ... need to be reconciled in committee, or the House will have to take up ...
(Date:6/24/2017)... ... June 24, 2017 , ... Genes ... for medications in select Florida and Texas doctors' offices and clinics. This breakthrough ... application of genetic testing recognizes the role genes play in determining an individual's ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... June 23, 2017 , ... ... Network today announced the launch of Care Management Alerts and Dashboards, an innovative ... patients throughout Rhode Island. , RIQI’s Care Management Alerts and Dashboards provide near ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/7/2017)... , June 7, 2017 Endo International plc ... 7, 2017, the Hon. Joseph R. Goodwin , ... West Virginia , entered a case ... Pelvic Repair System Products Liability Litigation (the "MDL") that ... cases to provide expert disclosures on specific causation within ...
(Date:6/5/2017)... , June 5, 2017 The ... brand of Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: DPLO), has been awarded ... Cincinnati Enquirer . Results are based on an ... in organizational health and workplace improvement. The survey measures several ... ...
(Date:6/2/2017)... 2, 2017  NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq:  NXTM), a leading medical ... new findings demonstrating positive biochemical outcomes related to more ... The data will be presented at the ERA-EDTA Congress ... Spain . The research was ... Network in Europe (KIHDNEy) ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: