Seniors have trouble generating good quality of sleep, according to a study.
Deep breathing and the calming effects of meditation may be directly linked to neurons affecting our emotions.
Just like the movie "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind", deleting bad memories can be possible. But researchers have suggested that society need to develop ethical policies around the potential use of memory deletion.
Scientists have discovered a new single protein that may hold promise for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimers', Parkinson's, ALS and more.
Scientists discover the first brain structure affected during the late onset of Alzheimer's disease.
John Hopkins-based scientists are working on a lab grown mini-replica of human brain in an attempt to understand brain diseases better and replace animal drug testing.
Scientists locate the tiny neurons in the brain that are responsible for our sighing, say scientists.
A new footage that has correlated 77 neurons with "backwards and forwards motion" is a breakthrough video recording by Princeton researchers.
Researchers find that even within a limited window of time, the hunger hormone tends to increase the body's tendency to eat double the food it is used to.
Exercise is beneficial to the brain, as it increases brain plasticity.
Researchers identified a protein molecule that is associated with breaking down of synapses in the hippocampus region that is tasked with memory making.
New findings show that the accurate taste is "all in the brain."
With a novel technique of "laser refrigeration" scientists can freeze cells and neurons, enabling easy observation.
Like bears and birds, humans too make shifts in lifestyles and habits with the change in the seasons.
Monkeys can lean simple brain-stimulation patterns that represent their hand and arm position, and can then make use of this information precisely to execute reaching maneuvers, a new study has shown.
Until recently, patients suffering from common ophthalmic ailments such as retinal disorders, glaucoma, and dry eye have largely been prescribed anti-inflammatory, anti-infective, anti-glaucoma, and anti-allergy agents, in addition to off-label steroidal medications, and warm compresses.