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Promising Research For Facial Blindness

Facial blindness has always been a mystery but Stanford researchers have isolated the problem to a specific part of the brain.

06/18/2015

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WPHT’s Rich Zeoli Talks To Author Josh Davis About His Book ‘Two Awesome Hours’

Dr. Josh Davis, author of Two Awesome Hours, spoke with Rich Zeoli on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT.

05/06/2015

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Study: Diabetes Could Cause Signs Of Aging, Cognitive Decline In Brain

Scientists say the findings should encourage doctors to screen diabetics for cognitive issues.

05/06/2015

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Study: Why Does Cheap Wine Taste Better If We Think It’s Expensive?

A new study claims the placebo effect is so strong it can actually change our brain chemistry.

05/05/2015

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Study: Binge Drinking In Your Youth Could Lead To Brain Issues Later

The study was done on rats and focused on the brain’s hippocampus, which is associated with learning and memory.

04/29/2015

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Singing Makes You Smarter

Learning to sing promotes structural changes in the brain that help you learn.

04/29/2015

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Study: Can Taking Birth Control Pills Change The Shape Of Your Brain?

A new study suggests that oral contraceptive pills may affect brain structure and function.

04/23/2015

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Strokes Demand Timely Treatment

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.

01/19/2015

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Study of Fight Or Flight May Benefit Those Who Suffer From Anxiety

Researchers are looking at what parts of the brain control the ‘fight or flight’ response.

10/27/2014

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Study: Want To Learn Something? Spark Your Curiosity First

Whether it’s psychology or art history, you learn better when you’re curious about something — anything — before hitting the books.

10/06/2014

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Singing May Make You Smarter

Learning to sing promotes structural changes in the brain that help you learn and think quicker on your feet.

07/14/2014

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Addiction May Be Neurological Disorder

Researchers believe that chronic alcoholics may drink, in part, to alleviate a deficit in serotonin.

06/25/2014

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Man In His Twenties Who Suffered A Stroke Shares His Story To Raise Awareness

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.

05/10/2014

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Distractions Hinder Memory

Study finds that the fewer irrelevant items you keep in mind, the more capacity you have for remembering important things.

03/06/2014

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Study: Those Who Have Parents With Alzheimer’s May Be Inheriting Brain Abnormalities

Bad news for those who have two parents suffering from Alzheimer’s: You may already have signs of the brain-destroying disease.

02/17/2014

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