Jarred W Younger
Affiliation: Stanford University
- The use of low-dose naltrexone (LDN) as a novel anti-inflammatory treatment for chronic painJarred Younger
Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Clin Rheumatol 33:451-9. 2014..LDN may represent one of the first glial cell modulators to be used for the management of chronic pain disorders. ..
- Daily cytokine fluctuations, driven by leptin, are associated with fatigue severity in chronic fatigue syndrome: evidence of inflammatory pathologyElizabeth Ann Stringer
Department of Anesthesiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
J Transl Med 11:93. 2013..Single time-point approaches potentially overlook important features of CFS, such as fluctuations in fatigue severity. We have observed that individuals with CFS demonstrate significant day-to-day variability in their fatigue severity...
- Effects of naltrexone on repressive coping and disclosure of emotional material: a test of the opioid-peptide hypothesis of repression and hypertensionJarred W Younger
Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesia, Pain Research, MC 5747, 780 Welch Rd, Suite 208, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
Psychosom Med 68:734-41. 2006..The present study was designed to assess the role of endogenous opioids in the relationship of hypertension to repressive coping...
- Hypnotizability and somatic complaints: a gender-specific phenomenonJarred W Younger
Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesea, Stanford, California 94304 1573, USA
Int J Clin Exp Hypn 55:1-13. 2007..The results call into question some claims that high hypnotizability is an adaptive and healthy trait...
- Effects of naltrexone on pain sensitivity and mood in fibromyalgia: no evidence for endogenous opioid pathophysiologyJarred W Younger
Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, United States of America
PLoS ONE 4:e5180. 2009..Consistent with prior research, there was no evidence found for abnormal endogenous opioid activity in women with fibromyalgia...
- Prescription opioid analgesics rapidly change the human brainJarred W Younger
Department of Anesthesia, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1573, USA
Pain 152:1803-10. 2011..Morphologic changes occur rapidly in humans during new exposure to prescription opioid analgesics. Further research is needed to determine the clinical impact of those opioid-induced gray matter changes...
- Chronic myofascial temporomandibular pain is associated with neural abnormalities in the trigeminal and limbic systemsJarred W Younger
Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesia, Division of Pain Management, 780 Welch Rd, Suite 208E, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
Pain 149:222-8. 2010..The pattern of gray matter abnormality found in M-TMD individuals suggests the involvement of trigeminal and limbic system dysregulation, as well as potential somatotopic reorganization in the putamen, thalamus, and somatosensory cortex...
- A change of heart: cardiovascular correlates of forgiveness in response to interpersonal conflictKathleen A Lawler
Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 0900, USA
J Behav Med 26:373-93. 2003..Forgiveness may produce beneficial effects directly by reducing allostatic load associated with betrayal and conflict, and indirectly through reductions in perceived stress...
- Anatomy of a hypnotic response: Self-report estimates, actual behavior, and physiological response to the hypnotic suggestion for arm rigidityJustin D Winkel
Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996, USA
Int J Clin Exp Hypn 54:186-205. 2006..These two behaviorally and physiologically different methods of passing the item support the idea of individual differences in hypnotic responding and suggest that subjects may be using different mental processes to pass the item...
- Mechanisms of Opioid-Induced Hyperalgesia in Pain Patients: Examination via fMRIJarred Younger; Fiscal Year: 2008..It is important that we understand how the brain is involved in this increased pain sensitivity and what long-term impact these changes may have. ..