In depression the brain region for stress control is larger

Although depression is one of the leading psychiatric disorders, its cause remains unclear. A recent study found that those affected by depressive disorder have a larger hypothalamus compared to their healthy counterparts. This could explain why many sufferers show increased levels of the stress hormone cortisol and are very often afflicted with periods of tension.
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Hurricane Florence in Washington region: The worst is likely to stay south

  1. Hurricane Florence in Washington region: The worst is likely to stay south  Washington Post
  2. Hurricane Florence Poses Major Threat to US Southeast Coastline  Wall Street Journal
  3. NC governor orders evacuation from NC Outer Banks, but surging ocean slows exit  Charlotte Observer
  4. Hurricane Florence: Evacuations Start as ‘Monster’ Storm Looms  New York Times
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'A whole lot of rain': Washington region prepares for a drenching from Florence

  1. ‘A whole lot of rain’: Washington region prepares for a drenching from Florence  Washington Post
  2. Mandatory evacuations ordered for entire South Carolina coastline ahead of Hurricane Florence  NBCNews.com
  3. Hurricane Florence Threatens Carolinas; 1 Million Ordered to Evacuate  New York Times
  4. Florence strengthens to a fierce Cat 4 hurricane, headed toward US coast  Miami Herald
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