Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Americans Are Increasingly Experiencing Chronic Pain, on the site Neuroscience News 10 minutes ago
Summary: A new study reports the number of people reporting chronic pain is rising across every age group and demographic.
Source: University at Buffalo
Americans are in chronic pain, and a comprehensive […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, 8 Out of 10 People Hospitalized With COVID-19 Develop Neurological Problems, on the site Neuroscience News 24 minutes ago
Summary: Neurological symptoms associated with COVID-19, from losing the sense of smell to stroke, are linked to a six-fold higher risk of dying as a result of coronavirus.
Source: University of […]
Summary: Parapinopsin, a protein found in lamprey, is being used by researchers to manipulate brain circuitry. The protein is able to switch off specific brain circuits.
Source: University of […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Does Driving Wear You Out? You Might Be Experiencing 'Accelerousal', on the site Neuroscience News 21 hours, 40 minutes ago
Summary: If you feel anxious while at the wheel, you are more likely to feel exhaustion when you arrive at your destination, a new study reports.
Source: University of Houston
Admit it: Daily commutes – […]
Summary: Strangers who drink together start off at a distance, but move closer together as they become more intoxicated, a new study reports.
Source: University of Illinois
In a study with pandemic-related […]
Summary: BARseq2 is a new technique that allows researchers to trace thousands of brain circuits simultaneously.
Source: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
There are billions of neurons in the human brain, and […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, For Twins, Gesture and Speech Go Hand-in-Hand In Language Development, on the site Neuroscience News 22 hours, 39 minutes ago
Summary: Twins lag behind single-born children when it comes to language development and hand gestures. However, female twins develop communication skills slightly faster than male twins.
Source: Georgia State […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Implanted Wireless Device Triggers Mice to Form Instant Bond, on the site Neuroscience News 22 hours, 58 minutes ago
Summary: A new wireless, battery-less brain implant that harnesses optogenetics can manipulate social interactions in mice.
Source: Northwestern University
Northwestern University researchers are building […]
Summary: Combining brain imaging data with machine learning, researchers make new discoveries about how the brain controls the hand. The findings could lead to the development of more advanced […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Serotonin Transporters Increase When Depression Fades, on the site Neuroscience News 23 hours, 38 minutes ago
Summary: Neuroimaging revealed serotonin transporter levels increased in people who were in recovery from depression following cognitive behavioral therapy.
Source: Karolinska Institute
Low levels of […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Research Challenges a Decades-Old Mechanism of How We Hear Sounds, on the site Neuroscience News 23 hours, 56 minutes ago
Summary: Researchers have identified several novel functional mechanisms related to the inner hair cells of the ear. The findings may upend numerous longstanding theories about the working anatomical organization […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Understanding Family Members' Grief for a Living Loved One, on the site Neuroscience News 1 day ago
Summary: Family members of people with dementia are more likely to experience severe pre-loss grief than family members of those with cancer.
Source: Ohio State University
The symptoms of grief people feel […]
Summary: Fruit flies may use dopamine to learn in similar ways to humans.
Source: University of Sussex
Even the humble fruit fly craves a dose of the happy hormone, according to a new study from the […]
Summary: DP-ASL, a new neuroimaging technique may help researchers identify early blood-brain barrier dysfunction associated with SVD.
Source: University of Kentucky
Collaborative research between the […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Social Network's Relation to Binge Drinking Among Adults Explained, on the site Neuroscience News 2 days, 23 hours ago
Summary: Those who live in neighborhoods that are considered safe, orderly, and have a more interconnected social environment are at higher risk of embarking on binge drinking episodes, a new study […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Researchers Develop Artificial Intelligence That Can Detect Sarcasm in Social Media, on the site Neuroscience News 3 days ago
Summary: A newly developed artificial intelligence algorithm can accurately detect sarcasm in comments written on social media platforms.
Source: University of Central Florida
Computer science researchers […]
Summary: Bats map the world in units of time, unlike humans who map the world in units of distance.
Source: Tel Aviv University
A new Tel Aviv University study has revealed, for the first time, that bats […]
Summary: The new craze of “popping toys” may help provide relief from stress and anxiety in both adults and children, researchers report.
Source: The Conversation
The newest fidget craze is popping toys. […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, New Imaging Technique Captures How Brain Moves in Stunning Detail, on the site Neuroscience News 3 days, 22 hours ago
Summary: A new neuroimaging technique captures the brain in motion in real-time, generating a 3D view and with improved detail. The new technology could help clinicians to spot hard-to-detect neurological […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Head to Toe: Study Reveals Brain Activity Behind Missed Penalty Kicks, on the site Neuroscience News 3 days, 23 hours ago
Summary: Soccer players who feel anxious at the thought of kicking a penalty kick and who miss the goal show more activity in the prefrontal cortex. Overthinking the shot, researchers say, could play a role in […]
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