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Anatomy of the Brain: Your Cerebrum

Cerebrum Governs Your Higher Functions<p>The cerebrum, also known as the telencephalon, is the largest and most highly developed part of your brain. It …

Neurology

What the Psychology of Human Memory Tells Us about How to Learn Better

What method helps you retain more information — reading, highlighting, or even interrogation? <br>Read More

Psychology

Andrew Tisch: An aging and Alzheimer’s tsunami is about to hit us. Here's what needs to happen right now

Despite the collapse of Republicans’ ObamaCare repeal effort, the health care issue isn’t going away.<p>The current health care debate in Washington is fundamentally one over who pays. However, it won’t matter whether Medicare, Medicaid, private insurers or individuals pick up the tab, if the most …

​This Common Drugstore Pill Can Cut Your Risk Of Dying Early By 11 Percent

Take it longterm and you might add years to your life<p>Aspirin, that old-school OTC pain medication, may do more than tame your headache: It could help you live longer, too, a study presented at the 2017 American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting suggests.<p>That’s what researchers from …

Biomedicine

Is It Better to Vent Your Anger or Keep It Inside?

<i>Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a</i> …

Psychology

Five Favourite Gag-A-Day Nerd Comics (Webcomics)

Do you ever miss getting the newspaper and stealing the gag-a-day comics page before your parents could get to it? It’s one of those little joys …

Graphic Novels

Loving London - Your Complete Guide to the London Underground

474 Shares<p>The London Underground is brilliant! OK, so it’s a little expensive, weekend engineering works are infuriating and I’m definitely biased. …

England

The Perfect Houseplant For Your Zodiac Sign

Houseplants are the ultimate statement. Lush, draping greenery can make even the starkest of apartments worlds more inviting. We reached out to Erin …

Customize Your Gucci Sneakers With These New Patches

The Gucci Ace has been a favorite of ours for a minute, and the clean low-top was even included among our favorite 30 sneakers of 2016.<p>Now, Gucci …

Shoes

Crohn’s Disease and Joint Pain: What’s the Connection?

People with Crohn’s disease have chronic inflammation in lining of their digestive tract. The exact cause of Crohn’s disease isn’t known, but this …

Wisteria: How to Make It Flower

Why won’t a reluctant wisteria bloom? There are lots of possible reasons. Bad attitude, for one. This is a vine that wants its way in the garden. …

Green Beans with Walnuts

Serves: 4<p>Organic Ingredients:<p>1 pound green beans (trimmed and cut crosswise into 2-inch pieces)<br>• 3 Tablespoons unsalted butter<br>• ¼ cup chopped raw …

Why you need a bird house (or two) in your garden – and which ones to buy

According to the British Trust for Ornithology, natural nesting sites for birds are on the decline across the country. As more people begin to tidy their gardens and repair old buildings, previous nesting sites for birds such as holes in trees and nooks in old buildings are being destroyed.<p>Birds …

Why does every woman I know say she’s exhausted?

In a few short years, it seems like every woman I know, and many of the ones I treat, have gone from saying, “I’m so busy” to “I’m so tired.” And …

Wellness

Old antibiotic found to have new use in treatment of PTSD

Negative experiences are hardcoded into the human mind. We've evolved to viscerally remember fearful or threatening times, and this threat memory …

The Dangers of Too Many Heart Tests

People might be surprised by what’s <i>not</i> included in the checkup that family-medicine physician Lynn Oliver, M.D., provides her healthy patients: no …

Medical Research