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Facing depression with botulinum toxin: a randomized controlled trial.
Positive effects on mood have been observed in subjects who underwent treatment of glabellar frown lines with botulinum toxin and, in an open case series, depression remitted or improved after suchExpand
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The Neurobiology and Psychology of Pedophilia: Recent Advances and Challenges
A pedophilic disorder is recognized for its impairment to the individual and for the harm it may cause to others. Pedophilia is often considered a side issue and research into the nature ofExpand
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Neurocognitive and personality factors in homo- and heterosexual pedophiles and controls.
INTRODUCTION Several neuropsychological studies have suggested an association between pedophilia, neurocognitive disturbances, and specific personality profiles. However, inconsistencies in theExpand
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Treatment of major depressive disorder using botulinum toxin A: a 24-week randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study.
OBJECTIVE To determine whether a single treatment of botulinum toxin A in the forehead (glabellar) region can improve symptoms of depression in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD), asExpand
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Functional brain correlates of heterosexual paedophilia
We used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to compare the neural activity of eight paedophile forensic inpatients, exclusively attracted to females, and 12 healthy age-matched heterosexual control participants. Expand
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Hypersexual behavior in an online sample of males: associations with personal distress and functional impairment.
INTRODUCTION The population of individuals reporting hypersexual behavior is heterogeneous. Prior research has implicated the importance of personal distress and functional impairment, as both mayExpand
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The acute effects of intranasal oxytocin administration on endocrine and sexual function in males
The role of the neuropeptide oxytocin (OT) ranges from the modulation of neuroendocrine physiological effects to the establishment of complex social and bonding behaviours. Experimental studies inExpand
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Prolactin secretion patterns: basic mechanisms and clinical implications for reproduction.
Prolactin (PRL) is one of the most versatile hormones in the mammalian body affecting reproductive, sexual, metabolic, immune, and other functions. It is therefore not surprising that the neuralExpand
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Differential effects of intranasal oxytocin on sexual experiences and partner interactions in couples
Knowledge about the effects of the neuropeptide oxytocin (OXT) on human sexual behaviors and partner interactions remains limited. Based on our previous studies, we hypothesize that OXT should beExpand
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Same Same but Different: A Clinical Characterization of Men with Hypersexual Disorder in the Sex@Brain Study
Problems arising from hypersexual behavior are often seen in clinical settings. We aimed to extend the knowledge about the clinical characteristics of individuals with hypersexual disorder (HD). AExpand
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