After only ten minutes in a novel environment, mice are able to learn the shortest escape route even if they have no experience of a threat in the location.
Researchers have identified a mechanism shared by mutations in the SHANK3 and ADNP genes. The genes have been associated with the development of ASD and schizophrenia.
Study reveals there are not that many "girlish girls" or "boyish boys."
People living in areas with higher social vulnerabilities are more likely to face worse mental and physical outcomes following a traumatic injury.
An infusion of the local anesthetic Lidocaine may provide relief to patients with chronic migraines that do not respond to other medications.
Maternal biological rhythms support the development of the fetal suprachiasmatic nuclei.
Study reports medications for ADHD have little detectable impact on how much a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder learns in the classroom. However, the medications helped children retain attention, improve classroom behavior, and improve seat-time work.
The "pace of aging" score converts several health variables into a single measure that reflects a person's biological aging rate.