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Is your child obese? Practising mindfulness while eating can aid weight loss

Unhealthy eating behaviours and obesity could reflect an imbalance in the functional connectivity of brain areas associated with response inhibition, impulsivity and reward.

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It’s true: Your brain can store information as much as the World Wide Web

According to a study, brain’s memory capacity is 10 times more than thought.

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Lost at poker again? Blame your brain, not your luck

It’s not plain bad luck. The reason behind your poker losses lies in your brain.

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Drinking coffee makes little changes to your brain; good or bad is not known

Researchers now want to study the phenomenon in patients with neurological disorders, who may suffer from disrupted connectivity.

Encouraging postmenopausal women to exercise at least 300 minutes/week, longer than the minimum recommended for cancer prevention, says a study.

Daily exercise boosts brain power

Neuroplasticity — the ability of brain cells to change with experience — occurs in adults too, and exercise was found to enhance the process.

Flagging interesting research: In collective intelligence of ‘Brainets’, germ of an ‘organic computer’

Neural privacy is important to humans, and brain-to-brain interfaces may not be sensible or practical, scientists have cautioned.

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How exercise keeps your brain young while you age

The study concluded, “Habitual aerobic exercise ameliorates vascular health, an effect which may further translate into improved cognitive performance.”

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Emotional brains physically different from rational ones, reveals study

They examined the extent to which grey matter density in 176 participants predicted their scores on tests that rated their levels for cognitive empathy compared to affective or emotional empathy.

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Not able to quit smoking? Blame your brain

Some smokers who are able to quit might actually be hard-wired for success, says a study.

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They can’t tell you, but babies do feel pain just like adults

The brains of babies “light up” in a similar way to adults when exposed to a painful stimulus, suggesting they feel pain much like adults do, a first of its kind study using MRI on infant pain has found. The study by Oxford University researchers looked at 10 healthy infants aged between one and six […]

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Video games show how criminals ‘justify’ killing

An important brain area involved in making moral decisions lights up in scans when killing a person is not justified.

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Know what makes kids generous

When children witness “good” or “bad” behaviour, their brains show an immediate emotional response.

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Obese kids’ brains crave for sugar: Research

Researchers found that the brains of obese kids are hypersensitive to sugar.

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Poor sleep may lead to dementia

Having proper sleep every night may protect your brain from degeneration, else there is an increased risk of dementia.

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Phone use may lead to brain cancer

The longer someone talks over the phone , the more likely is he/she to develop glioma, a deadly form of brain cancer.