This work may not be copied, distributed, displayed, published, reproduced, transmitted, modified, posted, sold, licensed, or used for commercial purposes. By downloading this file, you are agreeing to the publisher’s Terms & Conditions.

Brainstorms

Mental Illness May Be Damaging to Your Brain

Article Abstract

Neurons are the vessels that carry the cargo of mental illness through an electrical storm of symptoms. Recent evidence suggests that they may be damaged by the very process of ferrying angry, malfunctioning chemical and electrical events. As symptoms are shipped about the brain, they may leave behind weakened or sinking neurons due to the triggering of neuronal death by apoptosis or necrosis


Some JCP and PCC articles are available in PDF format only. Please click the PDF link at the top of this page to access the full text.

Volume: 58

Quick Links: Populations