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Men and Women Process Emotions Differently

Women rate emotional images as more emotionally stimulating than men do and are more likely.

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How brain recalls old memories via new pathways revealed

People with anxiety disorders, such as post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), often experience prolonged and.

How brain stimulates body to burn ‘bad’ fat

A team of Australian researchers has uncovered the action of two naturally occurring hormones along.

How the brain maps visual targets

York university researchers, including an Indian-origin scientist, have discovered how a map in the mid-brain.

Brain chemical makes humans more patient

The brain chemical serotonin that is widely targeted to treat depression also helps humans have.

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Playing catch helps elderlies improve balance

The elderly can improve their balance and prevent falls with a simple training exercise

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Monkey brain has ‘hardware’ for mirror self-recognition

Chinese scientists have shown for the first time that monkeys can be trained to recognise.

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How practice makes us ‘perfect’

A single skill can be learned faster if its follow-through motion is consistent

Aspirin could tackle dementia

An Australian university has been commissioned by the US-based National Institutes of Health to investigate

‘Smart’ computer network matches primate brain qualities

A team of neuroscientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has