No quick fix for ADHD but a variety of different strategies

16-06-2019

There is no quick fix for ADHD. Although medication can help treat people’s symptoms, it’s only part of an overall ADHD tre...

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New Research on Vitamin D and the Brain

15-06-2019

Vitamin D deficiency is a very common problem, with over a billion people worldwide affected by it. For the brain, that’s a probl...

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Why we don’t run into things

07-06-2019

A recent study shows that the brain takes just 100 milliseconds (a tenth of a second) to make sense of an area’s geometry—the bas...

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Motion sickness comes from the brain’s misunderstanding

03-06-2019

Why do so many of us get that awful feeling of nausea when we’re in a car, boat, or other moving vehicle? It turns out the brain ...

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Understanding the brain to help you save money

25-05-2019

Did you know that different parts of your brain are activated when you spend money with cash versus a credit card? That our brain...

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Night Owls Have It Rough

23-05-2019

The night owls among us can find the typical hours of a work or school day challenging. A new study, in which researchers scanned...

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Has Google hurt or helped our brain health?

20-05-2019

Search engines, social media and email have become our external hard drives for memory storage. We don’t remember phone numbers, ...

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Time Flies, and Here’s Why

18-05-2019

As we get older, each year seems to fly by more quickly. That may be because our ability to process what we see slows down with a...

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What Is “Adulthood” in the Brain?

11-05-2019

Over the past few decades, neuroscientists have gotten a clearer understanding of how the brain matures, from childhood to adulth...

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