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Relief of anxiety and stress is one of the most common reasons that people give for using marijuana . But the scientific evidence is rather sparse about whether there’s a biological explanation ...
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“This person has essentially been rewired,” explains Dr. Levi Hargrove.
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Greetings from Boston where the 21st annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society is underway.Saturday and Sunday were packed with symposia, lectures and more than ...
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The cerebral cortex is greatly expanded in the human brain. There is a parallel expansion of the cerebellum, which is interconnected with the cerebral cortex. We have asked if there are accompanyin...
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Stress alters the expression of small RNAs in male mice and leads to depressive behaviours in later generations.
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Editor's note: This story is part of a series, Hooked: America's Heroin Epidemic, that will be featured on NBC News from April 7-9. The call came on a Saturd...
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The truth is, we all lie - and by "we," we mean everyone!
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Poverty and unstable family environments shorten chromosome-protecting telomeres in nine-year-olds.
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The European Dana Alliance for the Brain (EDAB), in collaboration with the Federation for European Neuroscience Societies (FENS), established two prizes to reward public outreach projects and speci...
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The director of the agency's Center for Regenerative Medicine resigned on March 28 after just one clinical-trial award had been made
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Neurodegeneration | Research Topics publishes articles on the most outstanding discoveries across the research spectrum of Neurodegeneration | Research Topics.
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Three-time U.S. memory champion Nelson Dellis reveals his not-so-secret training regimen and the motivations behind his incredible mnemonic feats.
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Though not definitive, new research points to short- and long-term real-world benefits of playing brain-training games.
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Is neuro-skepticism in danger of going too far? Is it time to take a critical look at critiques of neuroscience? Martha Farah of the University of Pennsylv
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Kent Cochrane, the amnesiac known throughout the world of neuroscience and psychology as K.C., died last week at age 62 in his nursing home in Toronto, probably of a stroke or heart attack. Although not as celebrated as the late American amnesiac H.M., for my money K.C. taught ...
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Oxytocin won't stop your spouse from cheating on you and hasn't cured autism
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Since the 1980s, the Dana Foundation has actively promoted and participated in communicating science to the lay public. Helping to lead those efforts was Jane Nevins, Dana Press editor-in-chief eme...