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Neuroscience research is advancing what we know about depression, and helping us develop treatments for it.
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A strong blow or rough rocking of the head can cause the brain to impact with the skull, resulting in traumatic brain injury.
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Memories of failed attempts and false starts while learning to ride a bike may remain, but it likely all feels natural now. For that, you can thank the intricate circuits comprising your nervous system.
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If your body were a ship, your brain would be the command center.
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You might struggle to learn new steps in your dance class, but your brain is working to ensure you nail the routine.
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It’s time to head back to school! Discover resources to make neuroscience fun and engaging.
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Our brain and nervous systems are always at work, helping to balance the body’s many intricate systems.
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There are many little problems to handle well before your day starts, but your brain is there to get you through it all.
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The human brain is wired for complex communication — just right for moving speeches and zingy one-liners.
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Curiosity motivates us to understand the world, our communities, our bodies, and our brains.
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From pregnancy to parenthood, child-rearing shapes the brain.
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It isn’t just your ears that allow you to hear, or just your eyes that allow you to see — it’s your brain.
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