Are you exposed to reading homophobic, racist, misogynistic or other hateful content on Facebook? It may have a harmful effect on your brain in the long run.
A new study had found that training your brain to low-calorie foods over unhealthy foods may just be possible.
This may sound and read unbelievable but there is an elderly man whose brain has no neural fibre connection between his two hemispheres!
Know what happens inside people's brain when they watch movies together in a theatre? Their brain activity gets synchronised as they watch intense scenes.
In a first, researchers have developed a laser-based imaging tool to map how drug abuse disrupts blood flow to the brain.
Domestication primarily involves small changes in many genes controlling the development of the brain and the nervous system, leading to behavioural changes in animals, showed a study that looked into rabbit domestication.
Ever wondered why we stop moving when we carefully want to listen to someone? This, scientists have found, is not just to prevent unwanted sounds generated by our own movements.
A new study has found that stimulating a specific part of bran with non-invasive electric current, called Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, could boost a person's memory.
A new study has demonstrated that deficiency in serotonin, which act as a chemical messenger in the brain, leads to depression.
A new study has found that junk food not only makes you fat, it also reduces your appetite for novel foods, which normally drives people to seek a balanced diet.
A new study has revealed that very low levels of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, compound found in marijuana may slow or halt the progression of Alzheimer's disease.
A certain type of brainwave plays a key role in our sensitivity towards touch and driving. The right brain rhythm can make people have more perceptual and attentive powers, researchers say.
Researchers have identified the area of brain that is involved in multitasking and how people can train it to be better at the skill.
Daily exercises to maintain good cardiovascular health also benefits brain, protecting us from cognitive impairment as we age, according to a promising study.
Do not throw that pomegranate peel in the garbage bin. In the near future, it may be a source of drugs for two incurable diseases that affect the elderly.
Indian scientist Dr. Saumya Jamuar recently used a novel technique called "targeted high-coverage sequencing" in order to discover hidden genetic causes of brain disorders.
Polyphenols found in green tea are strong antioxidants and can protect your brain in case of a spinal cord injury.
Cooking while having a conversation, watching a movie while browsing the Web, or driving while listening to a radio show - multitasking is an essential skill in our daily lives. Make it better now.
A new study has revealed that connections between certain brain regions are amplified in teens that are more prone to risk.
A new study has revealed that memories of the errors made the first time helps learning a task faster.
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