The Finnish concept of Sisu refers to a universal phenomenon of latent energy in the human system that enables individuals to persevere and break through unbearable challenges, researchers say.
University of Edinburgh researchers have discovered a 'timetable' for brain aging. They report most of the changes in gene expression were complete by middle age and female brains appear to age at a slower rate than male brains. Researchers note the biggest reorganization of genes occurs around the age of 26.
Study reports children are more likely to delay gratification when they and a peer rely on one another to get a reward than when they are left to their own willpower.
According to researchers, people who suffer from migraines have higher sodium concentrations in their cerebrospinal fluid.
According to new research, it takes more than just seeing a face to make it look human.
Researchers identify genetic markers which could help identify people who may benefit from a specific alcoholism treatment medication.
Adaptive optics technology likely to spur sight-saving interventions, usher in new era of eye disease research, diagnosis and treatment Scientists...
Researchers have identified complex brain connectivity patterns in TBI patients that may explain cognitive deficits.
Airway hyperresponsiveness in asthma induced by methacholine is partly due to mast cells, a new study reports.
A new study reveals the neurological mechanisms at work during ketamine anesthesia.