A new study reports researchers have discovered the neural basis for confidence in rat brains.
Researchers have identified a control mechanism for an area of the brain which processes sensory and emotive information.
A new neuroimaging study links kappa opioid receptors in the brain to a narrow cluster of symptoms associated with PTSD.
A new study reports people with facial paralysis are often perceived by others as being less happy simply because they are unable to express emotion with their faces.
A lapse in function in the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex is partly responsible for people caving into their high calorie cravings, a new study reports.
A new study adds to the developing evidence of the role genetics plays in some cases of PTSD.
Connections between key brain networks develop more slowly in children and teens with ADHD, a new study reports.
According to a new neuroimaging study, people who donate their kidneys to strangers have significantly different brain structures to those who don't.
A new EEG study illustrates how fear arises in the brain when people are exposed to threatening images.
According to a new study, neurons created from iPSCs of people with schizophrenia secrete higher amounts of dopamine, norepinephrine and epinephrine.
Researchers report exposure to violent media causes different brain activity in people with different aggression levels.
According to researchers, the volume of your parietal cortex could predict whether or not you are a risk taker.
Researchers report administering cannabinoids soon after a traumatic event can prevent PTSD-like symptoms in rats.
A grant from the NIDA will allow researchers to study changes in the brains of cocaine addicts which lead to relapse.
When the learning environment remains consistent, toddlers are more successful in learning new words, a new study reports.