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And other neuroscience news for the week of June 29, 2020.
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Everyone experiences cramps. But we know less about their causes than you might expect.
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Smelling salts can revive someone who fainted, and some athletes have been spotted taking a whiff during games. How does this centuries-old treatment work?
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And other neuroscience news for the week of June 22, 2020.
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Magnetic resonance imaging uses strong magnets and radio waves to look inside your head.
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When the body’s temperature begins to rise, the brain’s health is on the line.
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L. Eugene Arnold is part of a five-year, NIH-funded study exploring brainwave-controlled videogames as a treatment for ADHD.
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For years, anecdotal reports suggested microdosing can improve mood and reduce depression and anxiety. Now, scientists are trying to figure out whether it’s all hype, a salve for our unhappiness, or something in between.
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His catastrophic brain injury hinted at the role of the frontal lobe in behavior and personality.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of June 15, 2020
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These shortsighted insects see an unimaginably vibrant world.
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Migraine sufferers have differing sensitivities and responses to pain, preliminary research shows.
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