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Researchers have suggested that reading a novel can trigger actual, measurable changes in the brain that could remain for at least five days after reading.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 07, 2013, 15:12
A single dose of the `love hormone` oxytocin, delivered via nasal spray, can enhance brain function in children with autism, scientists have claimed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 16:30
A new study has revealed that a single dose of the hormone oxytocin, delivered via nasal spray, can enhance brain activity while processing social information in kids suffering from autism spectrum disorders.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 18:28
A growing body of evidence shows the impact of diet on brain function, and identifies patterns of brain activity associated with eating disorders such as binge eating and purging.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 18:21
Singing songs from hit musicals such as `The Sound of Music` can boost the brain function of people suffering from Alzheimer`s disease, new research claims.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 14:46
Aerobic exercise can help healthy ageing adults improve their memory, brain health and physical fitness, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 07, 2013, 11:34
A new study has proposed that protein called insulin-like growth factor (IGF), which is delivered via breastfeeding, could help predict an infant`s propensity to later develop autism.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 12:15
A new study has claimed that poverty and chronic stress during childhood could lead to problems regulating emotions as an adult.