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Brain & Behavior

I recently wrote about the terrible sleep habits of the characters in House of Cards. I disapproved of Frank Underwood’s late-night computer work in...
Using a simple device for eight hours a night to treat sleep apnea can help people with prediabetes improve their blood sugar levels and may reduce...
If you're finding it difficult to stick to a weight-loss diet, scientists at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute's Janelia Research Campus say you...
An enzyme secreted by the body’s fat tissue controls energy levels in the brain, according to new research at Washington University School of...
This is the third in a series of four posts about key ideas from my book The Shadow of Consciousness. This one is about haecceity, or to coin a...
Substance use disorders are the only disorders that predict future violence. Most psychiatric disorders - including depression -- do not predict...
New research suggests that the act of remembering causes forgetting of similar but irrelevant memories. Homer Simpson wasn’t a neuroscientist, but...
Tapping the highly specialized expertise of a brain research lab at the University of Iowa, researchers have taken advantage of a rare opportunity to...
A study from the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health finds students with standing desks are more attentive than their seated...
New research published today in the journal Nature Communications represents a potentially fundamental shift in our understanding of how nerve cells...

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