Dopamine neurons are activated less than in adults brains when teens are faced with the prospect of a reward, a new study reports.
Three simple, pre-programmed rules appear to help create the neural circuit connecting the fly's eye to its brain.
According to a new study, the cerebral cortex is thicker on average in those with Down syndrome, although the volume of the cortex is lower.
A new study reports that changes in a mother's vaginal microbiome due to stress can impact brain development and gut microbiota in her offspring.
Researchers report children with autism who are overly sensitive to sensory stimulation show different brain reactions to those with autism who don't respond so severely.
A new study implies boys may be overrepresented as autistic based on normal sex differences.
A new study reports children who received general anesthetic prior to the age of four had lower IQ, decreased gray matter density in posterior areas of the brain and diminished language comprehension.
Researchers report the brainstorm of neural activity in premature babies is governed by the same rules as earthquakes.
According to a new study, analogical learning processes are present in prelinguistic babies.
Researchers reveal how autonomic neurons and blood vessels come together to form the neurovascular unit.
Pets could prove to be a helpful addition to treatment programs designed to help children with Autism to improve their social skills, a new study reports.
According to a new study, four year old children with sleep disorders have higher risks of developing psychiatric problems during later childhood.