Dopamine neurons are activated less than in adults brains when teens are faced with the prospect of a reward, a new study reports.
According to a new study, smiling changes the way our brains process other people's emotions.
A new study reports people with recurrent depression have significantly smaller hippocampi than healthy individuals.
Impulsivity may be reduced and brain function improved in patients with frontotemporal dementia by restoring low levels of serotonin, a new study reports.
A new neuroimaging study provides clues about trauma memory and how it is processed in the brain.
Manipulating the activity of Activin receptors could decrease relapse behaviors in cocaine addiction, a new study suggests.
Researchers discover those who score higher for affective empathy have greater gray matter density in the insula.
A new study reports those who can read music watched a visual score longer when the tune matched the sheet music.
Researchers use optogenetics to reactivate happy memories and curb symptoms of depression.
According to a new study, watching cat videos online can boost your energy levels and positive emotions.
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 discover people with the ADRA2b deletion variant have more vivid perceptions of emotional events.