A new study has revealed that identifying where it hurts known as `spatial acuity` differs across the body parts.
Researchers have identified a new gene involved in Parkinson`s disease, a finding that may one day provide a target for a new drug to prevent and potentially even cure the debilitating neurological disorder.
A new study has revealed that people with high intensity cynical distrust were three times more likely to develop dementia than people with low levels of cynicism.
A new study has revealed that an antibody found in the blood of people with multiple sclerosis (MS) may be present long before the onset of the disease and its symptoms.
Scientists have found that an information-processing hub in the brain is more active in people who can remember their dreams.
Brain appears to synchronise the activity of different regions to make it possible for a person to pay attention or concentrate on a task, scientists have found.
Researchers have developed a new computational model that explains how the brain maintains the balance between plasticity and stability.
A new study has revealed that random fluctuations in brain cell activity may determine how we make decisions when given choices.
Researchers have shown that there are widespread differences in how genes, the basic building blocks of the human body, are expressed in men and women`s brains.
A new study has found that playing an instrument at a young age might make you healthier later in life.
A new study has suggested that people suffering from depression may be thrice at risk of developing Parkinson`s disease than others.
Researchers have suggested that Parkinson`s disease can be diagnosed at an early stage by comparing the handwriting of sick and healthy subjects.
Researchers have found a protein that is the missing link in the complicated chain of events that lead to Alzheimer`s disease.
Researchers have made a new breakthrough which may not only help diagnose Alzheimer`s, but also assess its severity.
Pregnant women who don`t produce enough thyroid hormone are nearly four times likelier to give birth to autistic children than their healthy peers, a new study has claimed.
Researchers are working on a project that "teaches" patients to control pain with their minds.
The "undiagnosed syndrome" has killed 61 of the 62 children admitted to hospitals since April.
Omega-3 fatty acid supplements may not help patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis, according to a new study.
Epilepsy is much more disabling than acknowledged - it impacts a child`s learning years, a person`s professional and marital life and also gives the patient a sense of insecurity.
Sticking to values even in the face of temptations activates an area of brain tied with ethical thought processes.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai