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“Brain and Central Nervous System”

Nov 2, 2015 02:35 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Perhaps we trust our bodies too much. Our brains and senses fool us on almost a daily basis. Here’s how.
Oct 12, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Even healthy people hallucinate, reports a new study. We think we see things based on our prior experiences.
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 →
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