Brain changes due to poor sleep increases stroke and dementia risks in seniors

Brain changes due to poor sleep increases stroke and dementia risks in seniors

Brain changes due to poor sleep increases stroke and dementia risks in seniors Sleep disturbance in elderly persons is associated with brain changes such as […]

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Brain changes in kids learning math

Brain changes in kids learning math

Many kids ask their math teacher why learning a particular mathematical concept or skill is important. When helping kids out with their homework, many parents […]

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Brain differences in college-aged occasional stimulant users

Brain differences in college-aged occasional stimulant users

Brain differences in college-aged occasional stimulant users Scientists have discovered college-aged individuals who occasionally use stimulant drugs, such as cocaine, amphetamines and prescription drugs such […]

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Physicians’ brain scans indicate doctors can feel their patients’ pain and their relief

Physicians’ brain scans indicate doctors can feel their patients’ pain and their relief

Physicians’ brain scans indicate doctors can feel their patients’ pain and relief. A patient’s relationship with his or her doctor has long been considered an […]

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Viewing different bodies helps brain understand disabilities

Viewing different bodies helps brain understand disabilities

Viewing different bodies helps brain understand disabilities. A new USC study finds evidence that watching television, of all things, can improve compassion and empathy. Researchers discovered […]

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Cell loss in the brain relates to variations in individual symptoms in Huntington’s disease

Cell loss in the brain relates to variations in individual symptoms in Huntington’s disease

Cell loss in the brain relates to variations in individual symptoms in Huntington’s disease. Scientists have wrestled to understand why Huntington’s disease, which is caused […]

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Fructose has different effect than glucose on brain regions that regulate appetite

Fructose has different effect than glucose on brain regions that regulate appetite

Fructose has different effect than glucose on brain regions that regulate appetite. In a study examining possible factors regarding the associations between fructose consumption and […]

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Brain size study involving guppies suggests high intelligence comes at high cost

Brain size study involving guppies suggests high intelligence comes at high cost

Brain size study involving guppies suggests high intelligence comes at high cost. One of the most interesting evolutionary hypotheses about brain size is The Expensive […]

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