People with bipolar disorders take greater risks because parts of their brains dedicated to pursuing and enjoying rewarding experienced are more active than their normal counterparts.
The world's largest project to unravel the mysteries of human brain has been thrown into crisis, according to a report by The Guardian.
Bugs are gross, but new research suggests that eating them might have helped us evolve bigger brains, a new study suggests.
Men born in the winter are more likely to be left-handed, according to a new study.
A new study found that roughly one-third of dyslexic adults experienced childhood physical abuse.
Not getting enough sleep rots the brain. New research on older people suggests that not getting enough sleep could significantly accelerate the brain's aging process.
Researchers have identified a compound that might stall the progression of Alzheimer's by interfering with the role amyloid-β which is a small protein that forms plaques in Alzheimer's brains and contributes to the formation of blood clots.
A new study found that early exposure to chronic stress can have permanent effects on the brain.
Sleep problems are associated with worse memory and executive function in older people, according to a recent research.
Researchers have linked a gene in the brain to the development of kidney cancer. New research reveals that a gene that controls brain growth and development significantly influences the growth of the most common form of kidney cancer called clear cell renal cell carcinoma.
According to a new study, continuous brain stimulation can slow down cognitive decline by nine years.
When learning, practice doesn't always make perfect, according to a new study.
A new study found a link between exposure to pesticides in the womb and autism risk.
According to a new study, Hispanic women, in particular, have a higher rate of giving birth to infants with neural tube defects
Childhood abuse or neglect can permanently shrink the brain, according to a new study.