New research finds that being married has lasting health benefits and can help us live longer, even reducing the risk of dementia in later life.
A new study has found that addiction to smartphone technologies might cause a chemical imbalance in the brain.
A small proportion of otherwise healthy people report having no visual experience at all. when trying to imagine images.
Neuroscientists have shown how amputees can learn to control a robotic arm via electrodes implanted in the brain.
Why you might not be in control of your own decisions A new research paper suggests that our personal awareness does not create, cause or choose our beliefs, feelings or perceptions.
Researchers are discovering ways that we can effectively rewire the brain to treat chronic pain.
Here’s what we think Alzheimer’s does to the brain.
Daydreaming may indicate intelligence and creativity, according to new research.
The teen brain is "nothing short of miraculous" as a learning machine.
Alzheimer's disease affects many millions worldwide, but traditional scientific approaches have failed to yield a cure.
Researchers have discovered that memories form and get recalled along two distinct circuits in the brain. This could be relevant to the study of Alzheimer's disease.
New research suggests cleaning out “rust” from the brain could be a way to slow and even prevent Alzheimer’s.
Courts are reluctant to admit evidence where there is considerable debate over the interpretation of scientific findings.
Prolonged sitting may affect the brain’s fuel supply and have a negative impact on brain health.
People with higher cognitive abilities are more likely to learn and apply social stereotypes.