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#Bravery in the #Brain

Ever wonder where we get our bravery? Our disposition is likely a variable of our environment. However, a new study finds that the cells associated with bravery are located in the hippocampus. Bravery is not the absence of fear but … Continue reading

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Understanding How #Consciousness Works

Have you ever meet somebody and wonder what makes them tick? The vast study of consciousness has stymied researchers until now. Researchers have discovered a new type of neuron in the brain called the rosehip cell. She’s a bute with … Continue reading

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Try Your Brain at #LucidDreaming

Lucid dreaming is one of those things few of us have experienced but those of us who hear about it are amazed. Lucid dreaming is when someone is able to control their dreams. A new study shows that a type … Continue reading

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#Heat is the Enemy of #BrainPower

Ever notice how tired you get when it’s hot out? Well your brain feels and responds the same way to heat, according to a new study. The participants in this study weren’t just any subjects – they were Harvard students. … Continue reading

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Worship Your Brain with Nootropics

As our life becomes more computerized, we need to excel with our brains. Robots can take care of all the ‘heavy lifting’ but there needs to be a strong global command center, aka brain, regulating the body. A company is … Continue reading

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Good Reason for Low Alcohol Consumption

Not too long ago, a study explained to us that we need to sleep in order to help facilitate the waste out of our brain. When I read the study, it seemed like flushing the toilet of junk-collected in our cebrospinal fluid. … Continue reading

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Where Anxiety Lives in the Brain

Anxiety is common for one in five people. Thanks to a mouse study, researchers may be on the trail to identify where in the brain the neurons responsible for anxiety are housed. This new finding may help better treat the … Continue reading

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This Is Your #Brain on #Giving

It’s that time of year again! It’s the season for giving to others, whether it’s a platter of fresh baked cookies for your neighbor, a montage of pictures you took with your BFF, or a token of generosity to help … Continue reading

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#Marriage Is Good for Your #Brain

The next time you hear an old married couple complaining about their spouse’s foibles – congratulate them for lowering each other’s risk of dementia. We take it for granted when we have a loved one by our side, day-after-day. But … Continue reading

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Ridding Negative #Thoughts from Your #Life

Not sure about you but I’ve heard it’s unhealthy to play the all or nothing game. But when it comes to negative thoughts, it’s safe to say we can do without them. Easier said than done. Eat right. Get plenty … Continue reading

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