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Sleep is vital for keeping your brain functioning and your mental health sound.
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Cognitive psychologist Sian Beilock, explains performance anxiety, choking under pressure, and what we can do to perform our best.
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Foreign stem cells make themselves at home when implanted in a new brain.
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It is important to pay attention to our mental health and to understand how the brain is involved.
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Denise Park breaks down what happens to the brain and cognition as we get older.
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The understanding of the molecular docking station, or receptor, to which nicotine binds informed what we know about addiction and shaped the way we view smoking.
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Research shows that even mild TBI can cause permanent brain changes in young adults – and that the damage worsens over time.
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How much does it hurt? Researchers are examining the neuroscience behind emotional and physical pain.
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Some types of therpy can not only reduce stress and anxiety but also physically change the brain.
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Learn about the reward prediction error hypothesis as it applies to addiction and reward cues in thebrain.
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Learn ways that tremor used to prevent a man from certain activities until DBS improved his daily life.
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The blood-brain barrier once stopped medication from reaching the brain. Researchers have found their way through.
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