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Everything there is to know about brain freeze, aka 'sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia'

October 24, 2019 9:21 am

While it has happened to almost all of us — and more than once — there is a scientific reason behind it.

Short bouts of exercise enhance brain function, says study

July 04, 2019 10:06 am

The study, published in the journal eLife, found that short-term bursts of exercise — the human equivalent of a weekly game of pickup basketball, or 4,000 steps — promoted an increase in synapses in the hippocampus.

New method may detect dementia before it's too late

May 14, 2019 5:34 pm

According to the study published in the journal Neuropsychologia, patients with a rare neurodegenerative brain disorder called Primary Progressive Aphasia, or PPA, show abnormalities in brain function in areas that look structurally normal on an MRI scan.

From coffee to chocolate: These are power foods for the brain

September 15, 2018 4:29 pm

Try out these easy-to-find power foods to improve the functioning of your brain, keep it from aging, and boost your memory.

Good friends circle in old age may boost brain functioning

November 02, 2017 7:56 pm

According to researchers, maintaining strong friendships in old age might be key to reducing the risk of age-related diseases like Alzheimer's disease and dementia. Read on to know more.

Brain function could be disrupted by long-term use of antibiotics

May 27, 2016 11:48 am

Studies have shown that long-term consumption of antibiotics could be the cause of disruption of brain function since it affects neurogenesis directly.

How exercising along with fasting make you intelligent

November 25, 2014 11:03 am

Exercise along with occasional fasting is good for boosting the brain's neurons, shows a new research.

Exercise may boost brain function in dementia

December 04, 2013 1:36 pm

When only four trials on the effects of exercise in older people with dementia were available.

Musical training may change your brain!

November 13, 2013 1:16 pm

Study found that the age at which musical training begins affects brain anatomy as an adult.

Probiotic yogurt may change brain function

May 29, 2013 1:12 pm

Researchers now have the 1st evidence that bacteria ingested in food can affect brain function