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“Brain and Central Nervous System”

Sep 16, 2015 12:01 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Justice may be hard-wired into our brains, but researchers have found a way to short circuit it.
Sep 1, 2015 07:24 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
When exposed to food, brain activity in obese people mirrors that of drug addicts and alcoholics.
May 13, 2015 10:02 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Whenever a future leader speaks, group engagement, measured in brainwaves, goes through the roof.
May 8, 2015 11:40 AM ET // Lori Cuthbert
Kids who are bullied are more likely than those who are mistreated by adults to suffer from mental health issues, a new study finds. Continue reading →
Apr 11, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
More support for a psychological basis of near-death experiences comes from a new study involving cardiac arrest in rats. Continue reading →
Apr 7, 2015 10:11 AM ET // Denise Chow and Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The brain, it turns out, is responsible for stopping the heart and not vice versa, a new study finds. Continue reading →
Feb 18, 2015 12:10 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
There's currently no way to tell which patients will awake from a coma -- or when. A new marker could offer guidance for treating patients.
Dec 24, 2014 11:55 AM ET // LiveScience
For the first time, the different pathways that reality and imagination take in the brain have been mapped.
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