Early-life exposure to high levels of traffic-related air pollution alters the structure of the brain at age 12. Children exposed to air pollution had reduced cortical thickness and gray matter volume compared to children who were not exposed to high levels of pollution.
Researchers report they have been able to successfully document the abnormal brain development of a fetus following the mother contracting Zika virus during pregnancy.
Older adults who are physically active have greater gray matter volume and a decreased risk of Alzheimer's disease, a new study reports.
Researchers find the neurobiological root of happiness in the precuneus.
While listening to audiobooks with a captivating narrative, the inferior parietal lobe and visual cortex elicit individual meaning and flow of mental imagery.
Researchers have developed a new theory of how developmental math disability occurs.
According to researchers, a single dose of methylene blue could enhance short-term memory and attention.
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Study shows religious participation and spirituality processed in different cerebral regions. Scientists have speculated that the human brain features a...
Do you have a problem visualizing images? According to researchers, you could have a newly defined condition called aphantasia.