What sounds like music to us may just be noise to a macaque monkey. That's because a monkey's brain appears to lack critical circuits that are highly sensitive to a sound's pitch, a team reported Monday
study from the University of Illinois at Chicago finds that brain cells can form into one’s nineties, even if one has cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s disease (though at a much decelerated rate). The
“And this means that these life-saving best-practices can be done in essentially any EMS system because they don’t require expensive and sophisticated alterations in equipment or training,” added Spaite.
study suggest we could be getting closer to an answer. For women in particular, it seems higher levels of inflammation can lead to an underlying condition that fuels depression. That condition is called
Suicidal thoughts may be detectable in the brain, scientists believe, after finding a chemical soars when a person is considering ending their own life. Brain scans of dozens of people at risk of suicide
If you ask long-term couples to think about their partner, their brain will react in the same way as a drug addict’s Dr Hannah Critchlow is a neuroscientist at the University of Cambridge. Her debut book,
The American opioid epidemic claimed 42,300 lives in 2016 alone. While the public policy challenge is daunting, the problem isn’t that we lack any effective treatment options. The data shows that we could