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Neuroscientists have long known that shut-eye helps consolidate memories in adults. Napping may play an equally crucial role in infants and young children.
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When you exercise, your muscles and liver release proteins into your blood that exert powerful influence on your brain.
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For better or worse, everything you experience changes your brain.
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Some researchers suspect these bacterial ancestors living within our cells may contribute to a wide range of neurological and psychiatric disorders.
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And other neuroscience news in June 2021.
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Meet the neuroscientists behind BrainFacts.org.
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Twenty years of research have established the connection between adverse childhood experiences and long-term health. Now researchers are looking for ways to measure the biology behind the correlation and try to reverse it.
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Black History Is showcases Black scientists in the field of neuroscience.
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Cajal-Retzius cells act as project managers, guiding the organization of the developing brain
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Like a gardener trimming the excess branches of a tree, synaptic pruning clears away unneeded connections between neurons.
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Childhood trauma physically alters the brain, with long-lasting consequences.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of September 21, 2020.
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