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Saturday, May 30, 2020



Explained: Can coronavirus damage the brain?

April 14, 2020 7:35 pm

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Research shows that some patients who showed neurological manifestations experienced fewer “typical symptoms” of the disease, such as fever and cough.

The Bilingual Brain: How the brain learns two languages

February 14, 2020 7:41 am

Knowing two languages has many upsides — bilingual children have a lower egocentric bias, the tendency to rely too heavily on one’s own perspective. They have better attentional control, and also a greater cognitive reserve.

Your brain will thank you for these morning exercises

January 02, 2020 4:58 pm

These activities are, of course, in tandem with getting a good rest at night.

This new year, make resolutions for the brain

January 01, 2020 3:25 pm

As you sit down with your list, accommodate some goals for the health of the brain, too.

Here's how brain balances pleasure, pain experiences

January 01, 2020 12:57 pm

According to the study, published in the journal Neuron, different classes of nerve cells control positive and negative motivations.

Want a smarter brain? Try doing one or more of these things

December 04, 2019 10:01 am

The key is to break away from the tedium and try building new memories every day.

World Stroke Day 2019: Stroke risk may be higher in youth owing to sedentary lifestyle

October 29, 2019 11:19 am

World Health Organization says that stroke is the second biggest factor responsible for mortality, and its increase across the world, especially in India, is alarming, more so among the younger generations

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.

Skip these foods to keep your brain healthy

October 16, 2019 2:16 pm

Here's a list to help you strike out the items that your brain can really do without. 

Spending long time in space alters connectivity of brain, study says

August 28, 2019 1:57 pm

The researchers at Laboratory for Cognitive Research had used the functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to observe the brains of 11 astronauts both before as well as after they took a space flight and then compared them to those who did not visit space.