Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Can Alter Brain Volume, Study Shows

Social anxiety disorder is one of the most common mental health problems, although a new study suggests that cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) could help to alleviate symptoms by generating actual physiological changes in the brains of sufferers. Also known as social phobia, social anxiety

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New Study Finds Daily Marijuana Use Is Not Associated With Brain Abnormalities

Several recent studies have suggested that smoking marijuana is associated with physical changes in certain regions of the brain, both in terms of shape and volume, although they could not establish cause and effect. Now, new research which set out to replicate these investigations using a more

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