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And other neuroscience news in October 2021.
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Check out the breaking neuroscience news from the Society for Neuroscience’s 2021 annual meeting.
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Mice born without this small group of neurons don’t find touch rewarding and become more sensitive to the negative effects of stress.
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Tipsy honeybees might be a new animal model in addiction research.
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A series of preliminary reports shows the SARS-CoV-2 virus can infect neurons and disrupt brain signaling for months post-infection.
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Hot flashes create a sudden warm sensation over your body and can range in time and intensity.
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Moment-to-moment fluctuations in brain activity decline with age, but a new study shows it’s possible to boost them.
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By blocking a brain chemical that makes us sleepy, caffeine helps us feel more awake and alert.
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The exercises in this video will help you understand what it’s like to have Alzheimer’s.
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The COVID-19 pandemic sparked increased interest in the effects of social isolation on our brains and mental health.
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Recording brain signals can help guide treatments following a stroke.
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Eating tasty food activates our brain’s reward system and makes us crave more.
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