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Study Yields New Insights into Obesity Causes

STUDY YIELDS NEW INSIGHTS INTO OBESITY CAUSES

Dietary fat causes weight gain because fat in the diet uniquely stimulated the reward centers in the brain, thus causing greater intake...

 
 
 
The neuroscience behind overeating: How our brain responds in anticipation of food or water

THE NEUROSCIENCE BEHIND OVEREATING: HOW OUR BRAIN RESPONDS IN ANTICIPATION OF FOOD OR WATER

Harvard neuroscientists have identified a group of neurons in the brain that prepares the body for consumption of food and drink. These...

This New Clip From Sacha Baron Cohen's WHO IS AMERICA? Will Melt Your Brain

THIS NEW CLIP FROM SACHA BARON COHEN'S WHO IS AMERICA? WILL MELT YOUR BRAIN

Guns! Y'know, for kids!

 
 
 
How to Add 12 Years to Your Life

HOW TO ADD 12 YEARS TO YOUR LIFE

Every few years, it seems like we get conflicting health and diet information, or well-meaning advice turns out to be wrong. Eat low-...

Improving Access to Deep-Seated Brain Tumors

IMPROVING ACCESS TO DEEP-SEATED BRAIN TUMORS

When it comes to treating tumors deep in the brain, such as those near the thalamus and basal ganglia, surgery has long presented a...

 
 
 
Healthy Aging: Study suggests beta-alanine's benefit in improving exercise in older adults

HEALTHY AGING: STUDY SUGGESTS BETA-ALANINE'S BENEFIT IN IMPROVING EXERCISE IN OLDER ADULTS

Researchers found that beta-alanine supplementation increased exercise capacity and inhibited declines in executive brain function...

Laila Nutraceuticals files patent on 'highly potent' herbal blend for brain health

LAILA NUTRACEUTICALS FILES PATENT ON 'HIGHLY POTENT' HERBAL BLEND FOR BRAIN HEALTH

India-based herbal exports specialist Laila has developed a synergistic blend of Brahmi herb and haritaki fruit for use in dietary...

 
 
 
Blood pressure linked to Alzheimer's: Higher than average reading raises risk by 46%, study warns

BLOOD PRESSURE LINKED TO ALZHEIMER'S: HIGHER THAN AVERAGE READING RAISES RISK BY 46%, STUDY WARNS

Scientists from Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center in Chicago found a link between high blood pressure and brain tangles, but taking blood...

Footballers who head the ball are at risk of balance problems because the impacts damage their brain

FOOTBALLERS WHO HEAD THE BALL ARE AT RISK OF BALANCE PROBLEMS BECAUSE THE IMPACTS DAMAGE THEIR BRAIN

Researchers from the University of Delaware in the US say repeatedly heading footballs can cause brain damage which can affect people's...

 
 
 
Scottish NHS figures show brain damage from alcohol at a high

SCOTTISH NHS FIGURES SHOW BRAIN DAMAGE FROM ALCOHOL AT A HIGH

Nearly two Scottish people per day need hospital treatment for brain damage caused by drinking too much alcohol, according to official...

Health chiefs back brave Tessa Jowell's last wish for ‘gold standard' cancer test

HEALTH CHIEFS BACK BRAVE TESSA JOWELL'S LAST WISH FOR ‘GOLD STANDARD' CANCER TEST

One of the final requests of the late Dame Tessa Jowell is to be honoured in new official guidance on brain tumour care.

 
 
 
Mom explains why she shared photo of her daughter's final moments

MOM EXPLAINS WHY SHE SHARED PHOTO OF HER DAUGHTER'S FINAL MOMENTS

Casey Daggett, of Fairport, New York, is opening up about her decision to share a photo of the final moments of her daughter, Zoey,...

Vitamin D does NOT protect against dementia:

VITAMIN D DOES NOT PROTECT AGAINST DEMENTIA:

Researchers from the University of Adelaide claim there is 'no convincing evidence' so-called sunshine supplements protect people from...

 
 
 
New Way to Non-invasively Control the Brain Discovered

NEW WAY TO NON-INVASIVELY CONTROL THE BRAIN DISCOVERED

By combining ultrasound, gene therapy, and synthetic drugs, researchers have figured out a way to noninvasively control the brain.

9 Ways to Harness the Anti-Aging Power of Autophagy

9 WAYS TO HARNESS THE ANTI-AGING POWER OF AUTOPHAGY

Wellness - we all want it, and if you're a regular reader of this blog, or just ‘wellness-curious,' chances are, you've got some kind...

 
 
 
Researchers uncover new clues on chimp personalities that could explain human mental illness

RESEARCHERS UNCOVER NEW CLUES ON CHIMP PERSONALITIES THAT COULD EXPLAIN HUMAN MENTAL ILLNESS

In the new study, researchers from Georgia State University studied 191 chimpanzees, using brain imaging data and personality ratings...

BRAINEXP: A DATABASE FEATURING WITH SPATIOTEMPORAL EXPRESSION VARIATIONS AND CO-EXPRESSION ORGANIZATIONS IN HUMAN BRAINS

AbstractMotivationGene expression changes over the lifespan and varies among different tissues or cell types. Gene co-expression also...

 
 
 
A Needs Assessment of Brain Death Education in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Fellowships*

A NEEDS ASSESSMENT OF BRAIN DEATH EDUCATION IN PEDIATRIC CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE FELLOWSHIPS*

Objectives: To assess the current training in brain death examination provided during pediatric critical care medicine fellowship. Design: Internet-based...

Paresthesia (+ 5 Natural Tips to Relieve ‘Pins & Needles')

PARESTHESIA (+ 5 NATURAL TIPS TO RELIEVE ‘PINS & NEEDLES')

That burning, “pins and needles” sensation you experience when your arm or leg falls asleep is called paresthesia. While the vast majority...