New Campaign Wants You to Train Your BrainA new campaign launched by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services hopes to clear up some confusion, and convince you to treat your brain like a muscle by exercising it with new activities.
Possibility Of Erasing Bad Memories Moves Closer Toward RealityImagine having all your bad memories erased from your mind.
Marylanders Have the Healthiest Brains in the U.S., Study FindsA state-by-state measure of U.S. brain health has found that Marylanders have the most nourished noggins in the nation.
Tooth In Child's Brain Sheds New Light On Tumor Formation
Study: Cocaine Use Increases Risk Of StrokeThe stroke risk associated with acute cocaine use is much higher than some other risk factors, such as diabetes, high blood pressure and smoking.
Study: Bird Brains Similar To Human BrainsAccording to a recent study by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the brains of all vertebrates – including mammals, birds, and reptiles – have important similarities.
Study: Brainpower In The Very Old May Be Improving If you're lucky enough to live into your 90s, how well will your brain hold up? You may have an edge over people who got there ahead of you, a new study hints.
Obama Calls On Congress To Spend $100M Next Year To Map BrainPresident Barack Obama on Tuesday proposed an effort to map the brain's activity in unprecedented detail, as a step toward finding better ways to treat such conditions as Alzheimer's, autism, stroke and traumatic brain injuries.
Testing Brain Pacemakers To Zap Alzheimer's DamageIt has the makings of a science fiction movie: Zap someone's brain with mild jolts of electricity to try to stave off the creeping memory loss of Alzheimer's disease.
Week Three: Better Decisions, Healthier OutcomesThis week Dr. Bob Nease, Chief Scientist, discusses Kim Kardashian's weight-loss secret and more.
Study: Multiple Concussions to NFL Players Linked to DepressionAs discussion continues as to whether Jovan Belcher’s murder-suicide was attributed in part to head injuries, football took another hit in the form of new research on multiple concussions being linked to aggression and depression.
Navy Doctor Accused Of Taking Marine's Brain Out Of Jar To Let Kids Hold ItA Navy medical examiner took a Marine's brain out of a specimen jar and let his children handle the organ, records show.