A study revealed that being exposed to lead (Pb) as a child could lower the cognitive ability as adults.
A promising new treatment known as proton treatment for children with brain tumors offer the same level of efficacy as the conventional photon radiotherapy but with significantly lower IQ loss and fewer side effects.
Becoming distracted at the office may indicate a high IQ.
Studies show that your intelligence could be influenced by your genes, environment as well as your socio-economic status.
Drinking a moderate amount of coffee during pregnancy does not harm children's intelligence, a new study reported.
A new study found that long-term chronic marijuana use can increase brain connectivity and reduce the volume of the orbitofrontal cortex.
A team of criminologists from the University of Texas at Dallas set out to devise methods that could help them predict and prevent potential killers.
Researchers have found that three genetic variants in humans can account for a couple of IQ points, according to a new study.
According to the study, monthly blood transfusions can reduce recurrent stroke risk for children with sickle cell anemia.
People usually experience their first puff of marijuana in their teen years. While marijuana's reputation is quickly improving among Americans, new research reveals some damaging implications that the drug could have on future generations. New research reveals that smoking marijuana in teen years could lower a person's intelligence for life.
Intelligent people are more likely to trust other people compared to those who score lower on measures of intelligence, according to a recent study. The study has been based on an analysis of the General Social Survey carried out every one to two years in United States.
Researchers identified six more chemicals that negatively affect children's brain development.
Reminiscing better times may boost brain functioning in the needy.
Elder siblings are wiser and do better in academics than younger ones, a new study finds. The reason being stated in the study is that parents are harder on first borns.
Researcher reviewed 32 studies and found that children who took iron supplements had better cognitive scores.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.