How many "listeners" a nerve cell has is strictly regulated, shows study
How many "listeners" a nerve cell has in the brain is strictly regulated. This is shown by an international study led by the University College London and the universities of...
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Any Amount of Alcohol Use During Pregnancy Could Harm a Child's Brain
Even a couple of alcohol drinks a week in the early stages of pregnancy can raise the likelihood of a child developing depression, anxiety, other behavioral and psychological...
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Researchers gain deep insights into the structure of birds' brains
Some birds can perform amazing cognitive feats - even though their forebrains seem to just consist of lumps of grey cells, while mammalian forebrains harbour a highly complex...
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Brain Donation: A Gift for Future Generations
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Parental Skin-to-skin Contact Reduces Pain Responses in Babies' Brains
Parental touch decreases how strongly a newborn baby's brain responds to a painful medical jab, stated new research.
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Parent's Skin-to-Skin Hug Does Ease a Baby's Pain, Brain Study Suggests
Title: Parent's Skin-to-Skin Hug Does Ease a Baby's Pain, Brain Study Suggests Category: Health News Created: 9/24/2020 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 9/25/2020 12:00:00 AM
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Weekly Link Love - Edition 100
Research of the Week More sugary drinks, less brain volume . Less zinc in the blood, greater risk of COVID death . Minorities are more likely to test positive for COVID , a...
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New study links 160 genes to brain shrinkage
A new study implicates 160 genes in brain shrinkage seen on MRIs of 45,000 healthy adults. The shrinkage is in the cortex, the dimply outer layer of the brain that gives rise...
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Study demonstrates a proof-of-concept stem cell treatment in Parkinson's disease mouse model
The mature brain is infamously bad at repairing itself following damage like that caused by trauma or strokes, or from degenerative diseases like Parkinson's. Stem cells, which...
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Personality traits are associated with cognitive resilience in older adults
Our aging brains collect tangles and sticky plaques that can interfere in our cognition and memory. But some older adults with this neuropathology have more cognitive...
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With 85,362 New Cases, India's COVID-19 Count Reaches 5.9 Million
With a rise of 85,362 coronavirus cases and 1,089 deaths in last 24 hours, India's tally on 26th of september reached 59,03,932 cases, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare...
COVID-19 Causes Anxious and Upsetting Dreams
There is an increase in anxious and upsetting dreams due to the impact of COVID-19. The study suggests that women's dreams are more strongly affected by pandemic than men's dreams.
Pets can Boost Your Mental Health During Lockdown
Having a pet is linked to maintaining better mental health and reducing loneliness during COVID-19 lockdown, reports a new study.
New, Cheap COVID-19 Test Developed
Researchers have discovered a fast, cheap, and accurate COVID-19 testing method. The new method simplifies testing from expensive reaction steps.
Essential oils for the treatment of fungal diseases
Essential oils are known for their use in aromatherapy and massage therapy. When inhaled or applied topically, these natural products exert beneficial effects on mental health...
Adequate Vitamin D Levels Could Reduce the Risk of Severe Coronavirus Infections
Having adequate vitamin D levels is linked to a lower risk of dangerous complications of COVID-19, including low oxygen levels, unconsciousness, and death, reports a new study.
Cycling Benefits Diabetes Patients
Cycling is linked to a reduced risk of both all-cause and cardiovascular mortality among people with diabetes, stated a new study.
Study: Less Than 10% of U.S. Population Had COVID-19 Antibodies
Just 9.3% of U.S. adults were seropositive for COVID-19 as of July , based on a nationwide sample of dialysis patients extrapolated to the U.S. population, researchers...
Report: Trump Picks Amy Coney Barrett for Court
Amy Coney Barrett, 48, a federal judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit in Chicago since 2017, is President Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, according...
FDA Warns of Danger From 'Benadryl Challenge'
The new internet dare, broadcast widely on teen-friendly TikTok, urges kids to overdose on the over-the-counter antihistamine Benadryl to achieve a hallucinatory state.