Fit Body at 40 May Keep Brain Bright at 60
Tests show higher midlife fitness levels tied to greater brain volume, function decades later
Three Amputees Regain Function With 'Bionic' Hands
Devices work by sensors that get signals from patients' own muscles, scientists say
Are Products Labeled 'BPA-Free' Safer?
Are goods labeled “BPA-free” healthier? Maybe not. Two new studies found that some chemicals replacing BPA in plastics, food packaging, and other products might also disrupt hormones, altering brain function and fertility.
Eye Tracking May Help to Spot Concussions Quickly
Simple technique offers possible way to assess brain injury severity, study says
Study Underscores Power of Placebo Effect
Parkinson's patients given fake drugs fared better on 'more expensive' medication
The Mind May Be a Muscle Booster
Mental imagery reduces muscle loss associated with immobilization, study suggests
Vaccine for Deer Against 'Mad Cow'-Like Illness Shows Promise
Might be useful for livestock and even people, researchers say
Neurologists Say Jury Still Out on Medical Marijuana's Use for Brain Disorders
Easing federal restrictions on pot research might help get answers, doctors say
Learn about how brain training may help with cognitive development in children and adults.
High School Football Tied to Brain Changes, Even Without Concussion
Small study suggests that blows to the head in a typical season might alter brain