Brain


Salmonella Treats Brain Tumors

Salmonella Treats Brain Tumors

New research shows that salmonella can treat brain tumors...

Jan 13 2017, 1:06pm CST

Premature Babies' Brain Impairments Begins in the Womb

Premature Babies' Brain Impairments Begins in the Womb

Premature Babies Get Changes in Brain Structure before Their Birth...

Jan 10 2017, 9:23am CST

Discovery of protein in brain linked to pain response could lead to new treatments

Discovery of protein in brain linked to pain response could lead to new treatments

Team that discovered the protein says that it increases pain responses...

Jan 10 2017, 6:01am CST

Not liking Music at all Linked to Poor Brain Connectivity

Not liking Music at all Linked to Poor Brain Connectivity

The very few people who do not like music at all may have reduced brain connectivity between two regions of the brain linked t...

Jan 9 2017, 1:02am CST

Hour-Long Nap After Lunch Boosts Brain Function

Hour-Long Nap After Lunch Boosts Brain Function

One hour of sleep in the afternoon improves thinking and memory in older adults, says study....

Jan 8 2017, 10:54am CST

Brain Region That Recognizes Faces Grows with Age

Brain Region That Recognizes Faces Grows with Age

Apparently the region in the human brain responsible for recognizing faces grows with age....

Jan 7 2017, 5:30am CST

Mediterranean Diet Boosts Brain Health

Mediterranean Diet Boosts Brain Health in Old Age

The Mediterranean diet has been proven to be excellent for the human brain....

Jan 6 2017, 9:35am CST

Human Brain and Teeth Did Not Evolve in Lock Step

Human Brain and Teeth Did Not Evolve in Lock Step

A new study reveals there is no link in the evolution of brain and tooth size...

Jan 3 2017, 9:45am CST

Scientists Find New Way of How Brain Networks Develop

Scientists Find New Way of How Brain Networks Develop

Researchers Reveal New Discovery About Brain Network Function...

Dec 27 2016, 10:31am CST

Pregnancy Changes Woman's Brain for Two Year to Help Mothering

Pregnancy Changes Woman's Brain for Two Year to Help Mothering

Pregnancy has been seen to cause the female brain to undergo transformations for at least two years that aid the mothering proc...

Dec 20 2016, 4:15am CST

Nutrition Linked to Brain Health and Intelligence in Older People

Nutrition Linked to Brain Health and Intelligence in Older People

Research on older adults showed a connection between brain health and consumption of leafy green vegetables....

Dec 19 2016, 6:38am CST

Brain Controlled Hatchimals Future Hottest Holiday Gift

Brain Controlled Hatchimals Future Hottest Holiday Gift

Imagine your child controlling toys with his/her brain while you get busy with home chores. According to researchers from the...

Dec 16 2016, 1:20pm CST

Brain Tests of a Three Year Old can Predict its Future

Brain Tests of a Three Year Old can Predict its Future

Apparently, gauging the brain of a three year old may predict its future prospects....

Dec 13 2016, 8:07am CST

Monkeys Lack Brain Circuitry to Speak

Monkeys Lack Brain Circuitry to Speak

Scientists have discovered that monkeys have the vocal anatomy but not the brain circuitry for human speech....

Dec 10 2016, 6:26am CST

Magnetic Brain Stimulation can Activate Forgotten Memories

Magnetic Brain Stimulation can Activate Forgotten Memories

 With a technique that uses magnets to stimulate the brain, it is possible to bring back short-term "forgotten" memories...

Dec 2 2016, 9:45am CST

Google Glass is Helping Scientists to Study Brain Disease

Google Glass is Helping Scientists to Study Brain Disease

Using Google Glass, Siberian scientists are developing a prototype of a model to study an individual's proneness to certain br...

Nov 25 2016, 12:11am CST

Specific Fears can be Removed from the Brain by Reconditioning

Specific Fears can be Removed from the Brain by Reconditioning

According to experts, the brain can actually let go of any fear provided it is reconditioned....

Nov 22 2016, 12:35pm CST

Human Brain has a Unique Fingerprint

Human Brain has a Unique Fingerprint

Apparently, scientists have found a method of creating a fingerprint profile of the human brain in all its complexity....

Nov 18 2016, 10:40am CST

Addiction is a Chronic Brain Disease Claims US Surgeon General

Surgeon General Calls Addiction a Chronic Brain Disease

The surgeon general has spoken up regarding the scourge of addiction being a disease of the brain. He reiterated that it was no...

Nov 18 2016, 4:36am CST

Brain Uses Colors to Help Us Choose What to Eat, Says Study

Brain Uses Colors to Help Us Choose What to Eat, Says Study

Food color helps us decide whether or not to eat something...

Nov 15 2016, 11:58am CST

Brain Implant Allows Paralyzed ALS Women to Communicate Again

Brain Implant Allows Paralyzed ALS Patient to Communicate Again

Computer-brain interface enabled paralyzed woman to spell out messages with their minds...

Nov 15 2016, 12:13am CST

Scientists fear Brain Drain Under President Trump

Scientists fear Brain Drain Under President Trump

Adding to the anxiety that the US Presidential election results have caused, a large number of scientists in the country, acco...

Nov 12 2016, 9:07am CST

Consciousness Depends upon Activity Patterns inside the Brain

Consciousness Depends upon Activity Patterns inside the Brain

Consciousness depends upon the way nerve cells communicate and on the degree to which they manage to differ in terms of their...

Nov 12 2016, 7:39am CST

Giggling Rats Reveal Brain Region that Responds to Ticklishness

Giggling Rats Reveal Brain Region that Responds to Ticklishness

By studying tickling, giggling rats, researchers gain insight into how our own brain reacts to ticklishness...

Nov 11 2016, 3:55pm CST

Wireless Brain Implants Help Paralyzed Monkeys to Walk Once Again

Wireless Brain Implants Help Paralyzed Monkeys Regain Control of Legs

Apparently, cerebral implants have allowed primates afflicted with debilitating paralysis to walk once again. This is nothing s...

Nov 10 2016, 3:25am CST

Brain Scanner to Detect Weight Loss Success

Brain Scanner to Detect Weight Loss Success

A team of researchers has developed a non-invasive brain scanner which can predict weight loss success based on the brain volu...

Nov 3 2016, 9:12pm CDT

Human Brain Responds More Strongly to Negative Stereotypes

Human Brain Responds More Strongly to Negative Stereotypes

It so happens to be the case that the origins of bigotry lie in the human brain’s neurocircuitry. The brain is hardwired to be...

Nov 2 2016, 12:17pm CDT

Brown Pebble Identified as First Ever Dinosaur Brain Tissue

First Fossilized Dinosaur Brain Tissue Discovered

The fossil found ten years ago by a hunter in Sussex has been confirmed as the first ever dinosaur brain sample...

Oct 28 2016, 3:48am CDT

Brain Research: Brain Enhancements, Treatments and More Scientific Brain Discoveries

Brain Research: Brain Enhancements, Treatments and More Scientific Brain Discoveries

A Brief Introduction About Brain ResearchThe human brain is more complex and has far more capacity than a billion dollar comput...

Oct 26 2016, 12:12pm CDT

Dieting Success, Weight Loss Dependent on Individual Brain Structure

Dieting Success, Weight Loss Depends on Individual Brain Structure

It seems the will power needed to sustain weight loss through following a healthy diet may be a built-in feature of the brain....

Oct 26 2016, 10:23am CDT

Even the Human Brain Sags with Age

Even the Human Brain Sags with Age

It has been discovered that even the human brain seems to sag on a metaphorical level with age....

Oct 25 2016, 9:24am CDT

Small Lies Lead to Bigger Ones, Brain Study Finds

Small Lies Lead to Bigger Lies, Study Finds

The more we lie, the easier it gets for our brain to be more adaptive in deceiving...

Oct 24 2016, 11:38pm CDT

Heading a Football can Affect Brain Function and Memory

Heading a Football can Affect Brain Function and Memory

It has been found that head traumas cause brain transformations in youth who play football....

Oct 24 2016, 7:35am CDT

First Atomic-Level Image of Human Brain's Marijuana Receptor

First Atomic-Level Image of Human Brain's Marijuana Receptor

A group of researchers created the first small-scale image of the marijuana receptor in the human brain....

Oct 21 2016, 9:04am CDT

Brain's Filing System Discovery Could Help Banish Bad Memories

Brain's Filing System Discovery Could Help Banish Bad Memories

The discovery of the brain’s filing system could help banish traumatic memories in people afflicted with the condition....

Oct 20 2016, 9:03am CDT

Depression's Physical Roots in Brain Discovered

Depression's Physical Roots in Brain Discovered

Scientists have found the part of the brain where depression has a physical impact making way for new therapies...

Oct 19 2016, 7:33am CDT

Brain Chips Help Paralyzed Man Feel Again

Brain Chips Help Paralyzed Man Feel Again

A series of brain microchips can now allow a paralyzed person to feel the sense of touch via a robotic extension. This is a mod...

Oct 14 2016, 6:25am CDT

Duke Neurosurgeons use HoloLens to Make Brain Surgery Easier

Duke Neurosurgeons use HoloLens to Make Brain Surgery Easier

The Microsoft HoloLens can allow surgeons to see portions of the brain not usually visible....

Oct 11 2016, 9:46am CDT

Gene Shot to the Brain could Stop Alzheimer’s Disease in its Tracks

Gene Shot to the Brain could Stop Alzheimer’s Disease in its Tracks

A gene shot to the brain is something that could actually put a stop to Alzheimer’s Disease....

Oct 11 2016, 7:41am CDT

This Nanoscale Memristor Can Mimic the Human Brain

This Nanoscale Memristor Can Mimic the Human Brain

A new demo of a brain-inspired device, called a memristor, took place recently. It was meant to power artificial systems. It ca...

Oct 10 2016, 10:37am CDT