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Bees can ‘turn back time,’ reverse brain aging

Sandra Leander EurekAlert Brain function improvement related to change in social behavior. Scientists at Arizona State University have discovered that older honey bees effectively reverse brain aging when they take on nest responsibilities typically handled by much younger bees. While … Continue reading

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Berries may prevent age related memory loss

Press TV A new study conducted by at Tufts University researchers has found that regular consumption of berries may boost brain function and prevent age related memory loss. Eating plenty of fruits and vegetables has always been tied to healthier … Continue reading

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Consultation on brain technologies from medicine to warfare

James Gallagher BBC News From technologies which allow the brain to directly control computers to using electricity to enhance brain function, the way technology can “intervene” in the brain is being reviewed. The Nuffield Council on Bioethics has launched a … Continue reading

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Walnut And The ‘Doctrine of Signatures’

Sayer Ji GreenMedInfo Walnuts resemble both the human head (skull and brains) and prostate, and are a prime example of what ancient herbalists called ‘the doctrine of signatures’: namely, herbs or foods that resemble various parts of the body can … Continue reading

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The Brain: How to Change A Personality

Source: Time Deep brain stimulation, or DBS, is a treatment given to Parkinson’s patients who don’t respond to medication. A neurosurgeon implants a set ofelectrodes deep into the victim’s brain, where they give off little jolts of electricity to disrupt … Continue reading

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Study shows memory loss can start as early as 45

Source: Reuters Loss of memory and other brain function can start as early as age 45, posing a big challenge to scientists looking for new ways to stave off dementia, researchers said Thursday. The finding from a 10-year study of … Continue reading

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Violent video games alter brain function

Source: UPI The brains of young men changed in brain areas associated with cognitive function after one week of violent video game play, U.S. researchers say. Dr. Yang Wang of the Indiana University School of Medicine and colleagues showed a … Continue reading

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