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Haryana school makes sit-ups compulsory: All you need to know about super brain yoga

As a simple squatting exercise, super brain yoga does not involve any twisting and turning of the body. Rather, through a set of specific steps, it is known to activate acupuncture points on the earlobe that stimulates brain's grey matter.

Our brain likes new information as much as money: Study

While the research does not directly address the over-consumption of digital information, the fact that information engages the brain's reward system is a necessary condition for the addiction cycle, the researchers said.


Brain wiring changes when mastering new skills, says new study

While it is understood that a healthy brain is capable of learning these new skills, how the brain changes in order to develop new behaviours is a relative mystery.

How the Internet may be changing your brain

The research, published in the journal World Psychiatry, found the Internet can produce both acute and sustained alterations in specific areas of cognition, which may reflect changes in the brain.

Want to learn a new skill? Take short breaks: Study

Marlene Bonstrup, a postdoctoral fellow in Cohen's lab, looked at brain waves recorded from healthy volunteers in learning and memory experiments.

Stronger people have sharper brains: Study

Muscular strength, measured by hand grip, is an indication of how healthy our brains are, said the study published in the journal Schizophrenia Bulletin. Previous research by the group has already found that aerobic exercise can improve brain health.


Brain implant can circumvent spinal cord, help paralysed people walk again

Paralysed people may be able to walk again, thanks to a newly-developed brain implant that can circumvent the spinal cord, and help move based on a person's thoughts.

The brain game: This is how we fall asleep

Researchers have developed a method to estimate the dynamic changes in brain activity during the transition from wakefulness to sleep.

Orange light keeps employees alert at workplace

volunteers showed increased brain activity when exposed to orange light, but not blue light.

Singing may boost brain activity in Alzheimer's patients

Singing songs from hit musicals such as 'The Sound of Music' can boost the brain function.