Analysing recent MRI data of adolescents who were born with low birth weight, researchers tie smaller brain volumes to poor academic achievement.
Playing video games causes increases in brain regions responsible for memory formation and strategic planning, researchers have discovered. The findings could prove relevant in developing new therapeutic interventions for psychiatric illnesses.
A new neuroimaging study shows how the brain changes throughout life. The study has helped researchers create a standard curve which can assess whether people are facing neurological problems as they age.
According to a new study, embarking in civic activities may reverse normal brain shrinkage associated with aging.
A new study reports that testing the saliva of healthy older people for cortisol levels could help identify those at risk for Alzheimer's disease.
A new study reveals a link between brain activation, cardiorespiratory fitness and executive function in older adults.
A new study on the International Space Station is being conducted to help researchers understand how the brain changes in space and develop ways to deal with those changes.
Researchers find no evidence of a genetic overlap between a risk for schizophrenia and subcortical brain volume, a new study reports.