Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Coffee Drinking Is Associated With Increased Longevity, on the site Neuroscience News 3 days, 15 hours ago
Summary: Drinking at least two cups of coffee a day, even instant coffee was associated with increased longevity and a lower risk of cardiovascular disease.
Source: European Society of Cardiology
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Long-Term Memories a Matter of Order, Not Just Repetition, on the site Neuroscience News 4 days, 9 hours ago
Summary: The formation of long-term memory relies on intrinsic neurological learning processes and the repetition of events.
Long-term memories rely on both the repetition of events and an […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Anxiety During Pregnancy Can Lead To Earlier Births, on the site Neuroscience News 4 days, 10 hours ago
Summary: Women who experience anxiety while pregnant are more likely to give birth earlier than women who don’t.
Women who experience anxiety about their pregnancies give birth earlier on […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Tiny Animal Hairs Could Act as Sensitive Compass Needles, on the site Neuroscience News 4 days, 11 hours ago
Summary: Around 100 of specific hair cells in the inner ear, called stereocilia could act as effective biological compass needles, allowing animals to accurately sense magnetic fields around them.
Summary: The experience of every odor derives from precise circuitry in the brain.
Source: Columbia University
Rendering the invisible visible is among scientists’ favorite challenges.
The sea cr […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Young Men Feel the Most Threatened by Advances in Women’s Rights, on the site Neuroscience News 4 days, 11 hours ago
Summary: Young men between the ages of 18 and 29 are more likely to believe promoting women’s rights threatens male opportunities than older men. Researchers suggest this modern sexism could motivate young men to […]
Summary: Researchers question if so-called “superfoods” are really as good for you as people claim and, if so, how should they be consumed as part of a balanced diet.
Source: University of New South […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Potential Therapeutic Targets to Prevent Hearing Loss Caused by Antibiotics, on the site Neuroscience News 4 days, 12 hours ago
Summary: Researchers have identified an autophagy pathway in hair cells in the ear that’s linked to permanent hearing loss that occurs as a result of exposure to aminoglycosides antibiotics in some […]
Summary: Stress can have a detrimental impact on relationships. When feeling stressed, a person is more likely to notice and reflect upon their partner’s negative behaviors rather than positive […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Life Expectancy Tool May Improve Quality of Life for Patients With Dementia, on the site Neuroscience News 4 days, 14 hours ago
Summary: A new mortality prediction model for older patients with Alzheimer’s disease can help medical professionals and families determine the best course of action for end-of-life care.
Summary: Trauma-exposed veterans with PTSD and comorbid externalizing psychiatric disorders, such as substance abuse or antisocial personality disorder are at greater risk for early death.
Source: Boston […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, New Therapeutic Target Could Check the Progress of Alzheimer’s Disease, on the site Neuroscience News 4 days, 15 hours ago
Summary: Researchers have devised a new, non-invasive method for tracking the progression of Alzheimer’s disease. The study also proposes removing excess toxic Alzheimer’s proteins from the blood could improve […]
Summary: Most AI models are unable to represent features of human vision, making them worse at recognizing images.
Researchers from HSE University and Moscow Polytechnic University have […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Young Kids Avoid One Learning Trap That Often Snares Adults, on the site Neuroscience News 4 days, 16 hours ago
Summary: Children avoid the “learning trap” adults sometimes fall into by being unable to focus attention.
Source: Ohio State University
Children have a secret power that helps them avoid a “learning t […]
Summary: Researchers aim to map and track cellular changes in the human brain over a lifetime.
With a five-year, $126 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), a […]
Summary: Researchers say laughter may have been preserved by natural selection to assist with human survival.
Source: The Conversation
A woman in labor is having a terrible time and suddenly shouts out: […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Could Monoclonal Antibodies Replace Opioids for Chronic Pain?, on the site Neuroscience News 5 days, 13 hours ago
Summary: Researchers are developing a monthly monoclonal antibody therapy for the treatment and management of chronic pain. The hope is this new therapy can replace opioids for pain management.
Source: UC […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Exploring the Mechanisms Underlying Disorders of Consciousness, on the site Neuroscience News 5 days, 13 hours ago
Summary: Study reveals altered brain dynamics in those with unresponsive arousal syndrome, previously known as “vegetative state”, and in those with minimally conscious state.
Source: University of Liege
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, War-Zone Related Stress May Lead to Changes in the Microstructure of the Brain, on the site Neuroscience News 5 days, 14 hours ago
Summary: War zone-related stress was associated with alterations in limbic gray matter microstructure, independent of a mental health or tbi diagnosis. In turn, these alterations were associated with cognitive […]
Summary: Children who contracted COVID-19 are at increased risk of being diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. Researchers found a 72% increase in new Type 1 diabetes cases in those under 18 who contracted […]
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