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Stories by Gary Stix407 articles archived since 1845

How Hearing Works [Video]

A primer on the way our ears work accompanies an article in Scientific American about a common but undiagnosed form of auditory damage

August 1, 2015 — Gary Stix

New Promise of Relief for Major Depression

Deep-brain stimulation has shown potential to help the up to 20 percent of patients with major depression who don’t get relief from medication, psychotherapy or other means

February 13, 2015 — Gary Stix

Turbocharging the Brain

Will a pill at breakfast improve concentration and memory—and will it do so without long-term detriment to your health?

February 9, 2015 — Gary Stix

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