Cutting down on sweets may help preserve memory, a new study suggests.
How a mother sees herself may predict her child's brain development and stress levels, according to a new study.
Researchers found that low doses of a psychedelic drug could help treat fear.
Asthma medication may help improve cognition in people with Down syndrome, a new study suggests.
Researchers found that a key distinguishing factor in telling identical mice apart was the level of curiosity that these rodents exhibited.
Scientists used carbon-14 that was released by nuclear bomb tests that took place over 50 years ago to date neurons.
A new study may reveal why adults cannot recall memories from early childhood. Scientists have found evidence that infantile amnesia is caused by the formation of new brain cells in the hippocampus, an important brain region responsible for filing short-term memories into long-term memory.
Depression damages the brain and wrecks the body. Previous studies have linked depression with chronic disease and earlier death. Now a new study may reveal how the body fights off the damaging effects of depression.
Researchers found a gene responsible for the early development of schizophrenia in some patients. This gene was also found to be linked to different symptoms of the disease.
Women have smaller but more efficient brains than men. Based on the latest findings, bigger doesn't always mean better. The study found that even though a woman's brain is slightly smaller than a man's, her brain uses less energy and fewer brain cells to achieve the same or even better results