A new study reveals specific neural markers which predict generosity in children, as well as a link to the moral and social evaluation process.
The compulsions in OCD could be due to a misfiring in the caudate nucleus, a new neuroimaging study proposes.
Crows have the cognitive skills to solve more complex problems than previously believed, a new study reports.
Exposure to fine particulate air pollution during the third trimester of pregnancy puts offspring at higher risk of autism, a new study reports.
People with dementia who receive community care have higher instances of depression than those living in care homes, a new study reports.
A new study reports females who use methamphetamine are almost five times as likely to develop Parkinson's disease than women who don't use the drug.
Study reports communicating with infants and labeling items familiar to them can help babies make connections between what they see and what they hear, improving learning later in life.
tDCS may help retrain cognitive patterns associated with anxiety and depression, a new study reports.
Researchers report both negative and positive experiences influence how genetic factors influence the brain and behavior.
A new study identifies a neural pathway which controls attention.
A new neuroimaging study reports of neural differences in obese children when they taste sugar.
Optogenetics study shows activating the amygdala can create an addiction and an intense desire for sugary foods.
A new gene expression study of the brains of those with autism is the largest of its kind.
A new study reports nitrous oxide is showing promise as an effective treatment for depression.
New research could help children with fragile X syndrome to memorize new information learned.