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Why quitting smoking is harder for some

Last Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014, 13:57

For some smokers, strategies to aid quitting work well, but for others no trick seems to work.

Now, a `smart cap` to map brain functions

Last Updated: Sunday, June 01, 2014, 19:32

The functional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), most commonly used in brain mapping method, may not be ideal for children and patients with implanted electrical devices such as pacemakers, cochlear implants and deep brain stimulators.

How anxiety or stress can make world stink

Last Updated: Saturday, September 28, 2013, 14:40

Researchers have used powerful new brain imaging technologies to reveal how anxiety or stress can rewire the brain, linking centers of emotion and olfactory processing, to make typically benign smells malodorous.

Smells could be used to tackle fears

Last Updated: Monday, September 23, 2013, 16:18

Smells could be used to calm fears - while people are asleep, a new study suggests.

IQ tests cannot measure true intelligence: Study

Last Updated: Thursday, December 20, 2012, 13:21

Measuring a person`s intelligence quotient or IQ by a singular, standardised test is "highly misleading", scientists have claimed after conducting the largest online intelligence study on record.

Scan reveals what brain looks like when you are angry

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 19, 2012, 20:10

A new brain scan shows what it looks like when a person runs out of patience or loses self-control.

Brain`s crossed wires cause depression

Last Updated: Friday, December 09, 2011, 12:25

New research has used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to show that those suffering from depression had decreased connectivity between several key regions of the brain responsible for emotional behaviour, learning, memory and decision making.

Why is it hard to control anger at times?

Last Updated: Friday, September 16, 2011, 21:12

When levels of a brain chemical called serotonin are low, which often occur when someone hasn’t eaten or is stressed, it may be more difficult for individuals to control their anger and, in turn, make them more prone to aggression, UKL researchers say.

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