The most common symptom of Dementia


What do you think is the most common symptom of dementia? A lot of people might guess memory loss, but the answer is actually apa...

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Is the internet changing our brains?


A new report completed by an international team of researchers concluded that internet use can make significant changes in our at...

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Hearing aids may help protect the brain


How’s your hearing? If it’s not as good as you’d like, you might want to look into a hearing aid. New research shows that wearing...

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Researchers again link gum disease and Alzheimer’s


You might want to pick up the dental floss after hearing this: scientists have found bacteria associated with chronic gum disease...

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ADHD and emotional difficulties


ADHD and anxiety often occur together. Feeling anxious can fuel flashes of anger. Kids who are worried and anxious about somethin...

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New research on why depression is more common in women


Did you know women are much more likely to suffer from depression than men? One group of researchers have uncovered a possible re...

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What happens in the brain when your phone dings?


It can be surprising how much something small affects the brain. Take the example of getting a notification on your phone. How do...

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News in Alzheimer’s research


In the brain of a person with Alzheimer’s, there are two forms of damaging proteins: amyloid plaques and tau tangles. Now, scient...

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Why study bee brains?


A recent study has shown that although they have tiny brains, bees can match symbols (like “4”) to quantities. The researchers ar...

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