A new study suggests that oral contraceptive pills may affect brain structure and function.
Each year, over half a million people experience a stroke for the first time. Today many things can be done at the hospital to help.
Researchers are looking at what parts of the brain control the ‘fight or flight’ response.
Whether it’s psychology or art history, you learn better when you’re curious about something — anything — before hitting the books.
Learning to sing promotes structural changes in the brain that help you learn and think quicker on your feet.
Researchers believe that chronic alcoholics may drink, in part, to alleviate a deficit in serotonin.
The month of May is American Stroke Month and is it meant to raise awareness of an ailment that hits about 800,000 of us annually. Despite what some may think, it is not something that only strikes the old.
Study finds that the fewer irrelevant items you keep in mind, the more capacity you have for remembering important things.
Bad news for those who have two parents suffering from Alzheimer’s: You may already have signs of the brain-destroying disease.
Learning to sing promotes structural changes in the brain that help you learn.
Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden is still refusing to discuss details about a recent health scare that sent him to a Texas cancer center.
A new study confirms what dog owners have always known: Dogs have feelings, too.
When people talk about Lyme disease they talk about issues like arthritis, but Lyme can do far more damage in other areas – including the brain.
According to researchers at Stanford, people with autism may have improved math skills.
Because human brains and monkey brains are similar, the hope is that monkey studies will translate to humans.