Tag: Brain

How playing high school football changes teenager’s brain

Washington: Playing even a single season of football can cause microscopic changes in the teenage brain, finds a study. Researchers…

Know how head injuries lead to serious brain diseases

Washington: In a recent study, biologists discovered how head injuries adversely affect individual cells and genes that can lead to…

AI technique can boost brain scans to predict Alzheimer early

New York: Artificial intelligence (AI) can help improve the ability of brain imaging techniques to predict Alzheimer's disease early, according…

Childhood stress linked to brain disorders later: Study

New York: Excessive stress in early childhood can increase the likelihood of brain disorders and affects an individual's response to…

Cerebellum also refines thoughts: Study

New York: The cerebellum of our brain that was once believed only limited to movement control has now been associated…

Space travel can alter brain: Study

London: Spending long periods in space not only leads to muscle atrophy and reductions in bone density, it also has…

This is what stress does to your brain

Washington: According to a recent study, stress can impair memory and can even reduce brain size in the middle age.…

Novel method to deliver drugs to the brain

New York: Researchers have discovered a potentially new approach to deliver therapeutics more effectively to the brain. The findings, done…

Exercise is good for the brain, makes it perform at its best

A new study has found how cognitive performance can improve during aerobic exercise. During the study, conducted at the University…

Abnormal vision can affect brain functions: Study

Washington: According to a recent research, abnormal vision in childhood can affect the functioning of the brain. The researchers from…

Scientists create ‘most detailed’ map of brain’s memory bank

New York: In a bid to better understand the brain region linked to Alzheimer's disease, scientists in the US have…

What your brain learns during sleep

Washington: Sleep helps to consolidate memories, as per a new study. Researchers from Ruhr-Universitat Bochum and the University of Bonn…

Why too many choices overwhelm your brain!

Washington: Do you always find it difficult to decide what to order for lunch? According to researchers, this is due…

Infants’ attention to fearful faces predicts later altruism

Washington: Past studies have suggested that greater sensitivity to fearful faces is linked to heightened levels of prosocial behaviour, which…

Limited screen time good for children’s brains

Toronto: Parents, please take note. If you want your kids to do well in life, limit their screen time to…

Brain marker behind aggression in some toddlers identified

New York: If your toddler gets impulsive often while playing with other kids, do not give him or her a…

Eat fish thrice a week to boost your unborn’s eyesight, brain

LONDON: Pregnant women can enhance the development of their unborn child's eyesight and brain function by regularly eating fatty fish…

Human brains are naturally attracted to laziness: Study

Toronto: Some people are often called lazy, because of their brains, say researchers who found that our brain is innately…

Immune cells in brain play significant role in schizophrenia: Study

Sydney: Researchers have identified that some people with schizophrenia have greater amounts of immune cells in their brains, a finding…

Here’s how mood swings, brain signals are related

Washington: Turns out, mood variations can be decoded from neural signals in the human brain, a process that has not…