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      December 1, 2017Neuroscience

      What Pot Really Does to the Teen Brain

      How much should we worry?
      June 1, 2006Mind

      Controlling Epilepsy

      One woman's journey through diagnosis and treatment shows how far we have come in using surgery to defuse seizures
      July 1, 2010Mind

      Why Do We Forget?

      Timothy Brady, a cognitive neuroscientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, answers
      September 16, 2016Neuroscience

      Human Brain Map Gets a Bold New Update

      The new Allen Brain Atlas combines neuroimaging and tissue staining to offer an unprecedented level of resolution
      July 1, 2015Mind

      Who Benefits Most from PTSD Treatment?

      Although several therapies have shown some success in helping people exposed to traumatic experiences, not everyone recovers equally well
      August 28, 2000The Sciences

      Down Memory Limbo

      New research shows that between fear and recall
      lies a no-man's-land where long-term memories can vanish
      November 1, 2009Mind

      Dangerous Liaisons: How to Deal with a Drama Queen

      The damaging theatrics of drama queens may spring from defects etched in the brain. Yet you can limit the havoc they wreak on your life
      March 1, 2012Mind

      Smells Like Old Times

      Our sense of smell sways our memories and thoughts
      January 1, 2004Mind

      Sussing Out Stress

      Chronic stress makes people sick. But how? And how might we prevent those ill effects?
      September 1, 1979Mind

      The Organization of the Brain

      The brain and spinal cord of mammals, including man, consist of some billions of neurons, and a single neuron may connect with thousands of others. How is this enormous three-dimensional network organized?...
      May 14, 2012Mind

      Gene Linked to Increased Risk of PTSD

      Variations in the PKCA gene and reports of emotionally affecting photos among 700 health young volunteers confirm hypotheses about the core role of memory in PTSD
      January 1, 2014Mind

      New Theory of Antidepressants Could Help Predict Patients' Response

      Antidepressants may work by providing a rosier lens through which to see the world
      February 1, 2009Health

      Placebo Effect: A Cure in the Mind

      Belief is powerful medicine, even if the treatment itself is a sham. New research shows placebos can also benefit patients who do not have faith in them
      July 14, 2011

      Crux of Schizophrenia's Emotional and Social Deficits May Be Cognitive

      [PART 2 OF 2 BLOGS ON SCHIZOPHRENIA. PART 1.]Before he got sick, my Uncle Glenn attended MIT and earned a master’s degree in electrical engineering. For a while, he made a living designing machine languages to, for example, recognize print and convert it to Braille...
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