Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 20:19
The vector-borne Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) claimed 212 lives while Japanese Encephalitis (JE) 93 in Assam this year, a senior Health Department official said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 16:14
A study has revealed that the general and emotional intelligence are also a contribution of the brain parts that helps with the optimal social functioning, linking intelligence to social context of life.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 15:59
A study has revealed that preterm babies, by the time they become adolescent, can have cognition similar to those born at term.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 21:47
West Bengal Health Department today said that the spread of encephalitis was "completely under control" as hardly any new case of the disease was reported.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 18:13
Researchers have identified the mechanism in the brain that is key to sensing glucose levels in the blood, linking it to both type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 13:09
A recent study has identified the half-pea-sized human brain portion called habenula, which tracks negative expectations like painful electric shocks and shows how bad things could get.
Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 17:24
Can our immune system trigger memory impairment and cognitive dysfunction leading to chronic neurological diseases? Researchers at Cleveland Clinic in Ohio believe so.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 16:21
Therapies aimed at areas of the brain responsible for memory and learning could lead to better treatment of obesity and dementia, says a study.