BRAIN FACTS


9 Ways To Improve Memory


Addiction


Adrenalin and the Brain
Alternative brain tests


Aggression


Aging
Aging may intensify and prolong feeling run down when common infections like the flu occur
Dementia (Non-Alzheimer type)
Dementia on the increase in aging populations
How Free Radicals Can Harm the Brain
How Our Brains Improve With Age
Mitochondrial oxidant generation is involved in determining why females live longer than males
Myths About Aging and the Brain
Reason For Mammals Aging Lies In The Brain
Selenium loss linked to cognitive decline in aged
Some Brain Functions Improve With Age


Alcohol can cause alterations in the structure and function of the developing brain
Alpha wave and creativity


Alzheimer's Disease
Am I getting alzheimers?
Alzheimer's Disease
Two proteins may help prevent Alzheimer's brain plaques
How to prevent Alzheimers and senile dementia
Not as sharp as you used to be?
To See Amyloid Plaques in People with Alzheimer's Disease
A molecular basis for selective therapeutic intervention in Alzheimer's disease
higher education helps to buffer older adults from cognitive decline


Aphasia


Are you a narcissist - Check your recent Facebook activity
Art as a Symptom of Brain Disease
Balancing Act
Basic Neuron Types
Behavorial effects of electronics on a child's brain
Being Creative - Surprise
Better mental abilities for moderate nappers
Biological basis for human cooperation
Boost Brainpower Now
Brain
Brain affected by Facebook addiction like Gambling
Brain And Creativity - It’s Disruptive, Not Systematic
Brain as computer?
Brain Death
Brain Facts
Brain fog - main causes
Brain Functions
Brain Parts Brain performs better when it's cold outside Brain processes social information at high priority


Brain Saver
Brain Saver #1, Know Your Risk
Brain Saver #2, Drop Your Blood Pressure
Brain Saver #3, Stop Smoking
Brain Saver #4, Check Your Pulse
Brain Saver #5, Rein In Your Weight, Cholesterol and Triglyceride Levels, and Diabetes
Brain Saver #6, Find the Best Local ER for Stroke Treatment You Need It
Exercise Keeps the Brain Fit
Maintaining a Healthy Brain
Nine simple habits that can boost your brainpower
Physical exercise sharpens the brain
Your Brain's Biggest Enemy
WHAT THE BRAIN HATES
WHAT THE BRAIN LOVES


Brains rush to judgment
Brain's Role in Mediating Human Behavior
Brainwashing
Brainwashing Techniques
Can Social Media Exacerbate Eating Disorders
Cannibalism spread brain disease
Central Autonomic Network and Control of Body Temperature
Choice-making in the brain
Circuitry for Hypothalamic Control of the Autonomic Nervous System
Cognitive tests -Fast counting
Connecting the self and the brain
Consciousness within the dream state
Creativity And Optimal Brain Function Have Been Linked
Creativity and the Brain
Creativity doesn't live in one spot
Creativity Tied to Cerebellum for First Time
Crossword - Daily


Damage
Acquired Brain Injury (Brain Injury, Head Injury)
Minor and Severe Head Injuries
Concussion
Detecting brain infections without surgery
Brain Death
Brain Trauma: Facts You Should Know
Gene and protein that stops spinal cord and brain regrowth after nervous system injury
Mobile phones do not increase risk for brain cancer
Major Stem Cell Research Breakthrough Announced
Does amateur boxing cause brain damage?
What is brain death?
Brain prosthesis passes live tissue test
Cryonics and Nanotechnological Repair and Replacement
Rewiring the damaged brain


Decrypting the sleeping brain to reveal hidden memories
Deja vu and the Brain, Consciousness and Self


Depression
Brains scans of symptomatic Gulf War veterans show differences
End Your Depression
Depression News Study Finds Surprising Links Between Depression, Suicide, And Epilepsy
Unraveling the Mystery of How Antidepressants Work
What causes depression?



Development
Autistic Kids Have Unexplained Brain Growth
Babies Can Learn in the Womb
Brain development during adolescence
Brain Foods
Crucial brain development gene identified
Brain volume in children with autism follows abnormal developmental patterns
Children's brain development to help parents set kids on path to emotional, intellectual health
Chilled newborns better able to avoid brain damage
Exactly how do parents affect brain development?
HIV stops new brain cells from growing
How do the processes of brain development differ in childhood and in adulthood?
How parents and caregivers can nurture positive brain development
How Science is Unlocking the Inner Lives of Infants
Human brain's growth spurt continues apace
Great Brain Food: Red Grapes
Inhaled nitric oxide protects premature infants' brains
Smart Kids Found to Undergo Delayed Brain Development
SSRIs Boost Brain Growth
Stimulation crucial to development
The embryonic and fetal brains of all mammals develop in similar ways
The Teenage Brain
Vitamin E for Brain
What is the timeline for brain development?


Diseases - Other types
Agenesis Corpus Callosum
AIDS inflicts specific pattern of brain damage
Amyotrophic Lateral Diseases
Aneurysm
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) in Adults
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Autism
Batten Disease
Behcet's Disease
Behavioral Disorders
Blame myelin for many neuropsychiatric disorders
Blepharospasm (Benign Essential Blepharospasm)
Cerebral Palsy
Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disorder
Chiari Malformation
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP)
Chronic stress worsens neurodegenerative disease course
Coma and Persistent Vegetative State
Coma - vegetative state
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
Disorders of arousal
Down Syndrome
Dysautonomia (Familial Dysautonomia, Riley-Day Syndrome)
Dyspraxia
Dystonia
Encephalitis
Essential Tremor
Friedreich's ataxia
Gaucher Disease
Guillain-Barre Syndrome
High brain centres teach lower brain to adapt to injury
Huntington's Disease
Hydrocephalus
LEARNED HELPLESSNESS
Meniere's Disease
Meningitis
Meningococcal Disease
Motor Neurone Disease (also Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)
Multiple Sclerosis
Muscular Dystrophy
Myasthenia Gravis
Prader-Willi Syndrome
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Restless Legs Syndrome
Rett Syndrome
Shy Drager Syndrome (Multiple System Atrophy)
Subarachnoid Haemorrhage
Sydenham's Chorea (St Vitus' Dance)
Tay-Sachs Disease
Tourette Syndrome
Transient Ischaemic Attack
Transverse Myelitis
Tuberous Sclerosis
Underlying cause of attention-deficit hyperactivity syndrome
Understanding how voltage-gated ion channels operate is requisite for improving disease treatment
Von Hippel-Lindau Syndrome (Angiomatosis)
What is Coma and Persistent Vegetative State?



Drugs of Abuse


Disorders of the Central Autonomic Control
Do What's Meaningful
Does the human brain compute, or does it do more?
Dream-lag
Electrical stimulation can enhance your capacity to think more creatively


Emotion


ENCOURAGING CREATIVITY BY FOSTERING INDEPENDENT THINKING
Entering a dream within a dream within a dream
Environmental factors affecting emotional health


Epilepsy
Epilepsy
Epilepsy and world leaders
In the Beginning
Artists with epilepsy
Epilepsy and religious figures
First Aid for seizures


Evolution
A Revolution in Brain Evolution?
Climate Instability and Hominid Brain Evolution
Cortical evolution
Do just human beings have a brain, or do all animals?
Evolution of the human brain
Evolution of mammals
Human Brain Evolution Was a 'Special Event'
Human Brains Still Evolving
Uncovering Brain Patterns That Differentiate Humans From Chimpanzees


Explore the Future Brain

Eye-movement study shows glimpse of how brain plans movement
Fast facts on dreams


Fatigue
Brain link to fatigue syndrome
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome



Fish Brain?
Forecasting the Next 50 Years in Neuroscience
Future Brain

Gadgets
Crossword of the Day
Horoscope
Memory Game
NBA TV
Newsreel Health News
Online Piano
Yahoo! News: Science


Genius


Headache and migraine - triggered by weather changes
Headaches are often dismissed as trivial
Healthy Brain
Highjacked Brain
HOW AFFECTION SHAPES THE BRAIN
How Brains Work
How climate change will affect health, both physical and mental
How Does The Brain Operate When We Think?
How To Activate Creativity In The Brain
HYPERMOTIVATION
Hypothermia
Imposing a penalty for unfair behavior activates a pleasure point in brain


Intelligence


Is your brain really necessary?
Itzhak Perlman
Jazz piano and brain scans

Language
Aphasia
Brain Gets Rest When Hands Do Talking
Dyslexia
Dyslexic Children Use Nearly Five Times The Brain Area To Perform An Ordinary Language Task As Normal Children
Language and the Brain
The anatomy of funny
Why verbalizing our feelings makes our sadness, anger and pain less intense?



Liars' brains 'are not the same'
Linear Vs. Holistic Processing
Link Between Weather and Memory
Logical Vs. Intuitive Processing
Lower Brain
Lunar cycle seems to influence human sleep
Magnetoencephalograph (MEG)
Malignant Hyperthermia
Mammalian Brain
Massive-scale emotional contagion through social networks
MEANING OF LIFE?
Measuring Spirituality!

Meditation
Relaxation Videos
Areas of the brain activated during meditation
Brain Activity During Meditation
Brain Scans Reveal Why Meditation Works
Meditation builds up the brain
Meditation mapped in Monks
The Science of Meditation



Mental Health News


Memory


Mental Rehearsal
Mid-brain in integrating heart and respiratory response to exercise
Migraine is a result of changes in the brain
Mobile phones could have an effect on the brain
More clues about obesity revealed by brain-imaging study


Music


Music Enriches The Language Learning
Napping and cognitive function
Nerve Cells and Nerves
Nerve cells still active in 'mature' brain
Neural Mechanisms of Temperature Set-Point
Neural Origins of Music Creativity
Neurons
Neural Tissue Transplants and Chemical Stimulation
Neuron Structure
New insights about brain organization
Nicotine is compensating for a genetically determined brain impairment

Pain

Panic Disorder
Panic attacks
Panic Disorder Appears To Increase Risk Of Coronary Heart Disease

Parkinson's disease
Parkinson's Disease
Parkinson's disease: What causes it?
What are the symptoms?
Parkinson's patients get bilateral benefits with unilateral brain stim
Parkinson's disease: What is the treatment?
Parkinson's disease: What is it?
Parkinson's disease: Who gets it?

Parts of the Brain That Influence Creativity
Patricia Polacco
Patty Duke
Peripheral Nervous System

Personality
Different personalities: different brainwaves
Multiple personality
More active brain region in shy people
Laziness cures brain cells and extends life span
Multiple Personality Disorder
[Jumping genes] contribute to the uniqueness of individual brains
Gene therapy cures monkeys of laziness
Multiple Personality disorder
Recent Findings on the Autistic Brain
Activation of brain region predicts altruism

Phases of sleep


Prefrontal Cortex Function



PROMOTING CREATIVE THINKING
Reality-Based Vs. Fantasy-Oriented Processing
Reflexes
Reptilian Brain
Researchers use brain scans to predict when people will buy products
Right Brained Children
Right & Left Brain
Role of latent inhibition - creativity


Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia Facts

What is schizophrenia?
Diet and Schizophrenia
New Hope to Schizophrenics

Scientists Know What You'll Do
Self confidence can be directly amplified in the brain

Sense


Sequential Vs. Random Processing


Sex



Simple activities including web-surfing, playing bridge and socializing can stave off mental decline


Sleep

Social cognition
Source of physical performance found in brain


Stress
Stress Can Help You Live Longer
Stress And Aggression Reinforce
Early life stress can lead to memory loss and cognitive decline in middle age


Stroke
How Can I Avoid Another Stroke?
How Can I Reduce My Risk of Stroke?
Life After Stroke
Transient ischaemic attack (TIA) - mini stroke
Stroke is a disease best avoided
Eyes may provide window to future strokes
Recovery from Stroke
Stroke treatment a step closer after trial
Symptoms of Stroke
Treatment of Stroke
What are the Effects of Stroke?


Structure of the Central Autonomic Network


Surgery
Evidence of Ancient Greek Brain Surgery
Brain Surgery for Chronic Fatigue?
Brain Surgery, Through the Ages
Hole in head shows ancient healers performed complex brain surgery
History of brain surgery


Surprising Facts About Daydreaming
Symbolic Vs. Concrete Processing
Temperature Affects Our Decision Making Abilities
Temperature-Sensitive Neurons
Terence Parkin
Tom Cruise
Tracking Information Flow in the Brain


Tumor
Acoustic Neuroma
A critical link between two proteins found in brain tumors, a discovery that could eventually help treat a form of brain cancer
Diagnosis of Brain Tumour
If your child has a brain tumour
Making Decisions about Treatment of Brain Tumor
Treatment of Brain tumor
Vaccine for brain tumors shows promising results


Tweets reveal neuroticism, not just narcissism
Verbal Vs. Nonverbal Processing
What are dreams?
What Is Bipolar Disorder?
Water on the Brain
When Does The Brain Work Best
Why is it important to learn how brains are constructed?
Why do we dream?
Why the lights don't dim when we blink?
Why would hot temperatures make us so hot tempered?
Young narcissists prefer Twitter and older egotists like Facebook
Zika Might Affect Adult Brains