Alexis Wnuk

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Alexis is the science writer and editor for BrainFacts.org. She graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 2012 with degrees in neuroscience and English.

Articles by Alexis Wnuk

And other neuroscience news for the week of February 3, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of January 27, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of January 20-26, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of January 13-19, 2020.
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And other neuroscience stories for the week of January 6-12, 2020.
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A lot happened in neuroscience in 2019. Were you paying attention? Test yourself with this quiz.
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Neuroscientists came from far and wide last month to talk science at Neuroscience 2019 in Chicago. Check out some of the most exciting science they shared.
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Diet, exercise, and mental stimulation can keep our brains healthy as we age.
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Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the U.S. And, the rate is increasing.
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Our brains change in subtle but measurable ways as we age, and neuroscientists have a few ideas about why that may be.
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As we age, we can see our hair gray and our skin wrinkle. Less obvious are the changes happening in our brains.
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Worldwide, more than 175 million people have a substance use disorder.
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