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“Brain and Central Nervous System”

Mar 12, 2014 01:15 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A device worn like a tiara for 20 minutes idea reduces migraines by 50 percent in some people. Continue reading →
Mar 6, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Studies link brain disease to soccer and rugby hits, but the details are still unclear.
Feb 4, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The hippocampus plays an important role both in when memories stay stable and when they're more likely to change.
Jan 17, 2014 06:43 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Ordinary visual and cognitive processes can give the illusion of psychic powers. Continue reading →
Jan 13, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
By directing ultrasound to a specific brain area, researchers were able to improve people's ability to discriminate between sensory inputs.
Jan 10, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A brain-dead pregnant woman is being kept alive -- against her family's wishes -- by a Texas hospital.
Aug 29, 2013 06:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A migraine leads to more than intense pain, says new research. Continue reading →
Oct 17, 2013 02:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Brain cells get smaller during sleep, and the brain clears away toxins, reports a new study. Continue reading →
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