Click Here to Read: Study Links Anxiety Drugs to Alzheimer’s Disease By Paula Span in The New York Times on September 24, 2014.
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Click Here to Read and Listen to: A Doctor Unlocks Mysteries Of The Brain By Talking And Watching by Jon Hamilton on the WBUR website on September 29, 2014.
Dr. Allan Ropper speaks with residents and fellows as they do rounds at the neuroscience intensive care unit at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. (M. Scott Brauer for NPR)
Click Here to Read: I want to be your neuroscience experiment TDCS electrically stimulates the brain; it is being hailed as a miracle treatment and attracting a community of DIYers by Elijah Wolfson on September 27, 2014.
TDCS has been found to be effective in boosting learning capabilities and treating symptoms of many health disorders. Science Photo Library / Alamy
Click Here to Read: On Leadership: What neuroscience tells us about getting organized By Jena McGregor in the Washington Post on September 8, 2014,
Click Here to Read: Early Brain Injury Might Be the Root of Autism on the Daily Beast website on September 7, 2014.
Click Here to Read: Neuroscientists watch imagination Happening in the Brain By BYU Media Relations on the Medidian Magazine website on September 5, 2014.
Click Here to Read: Your brain stores imagination and memory separately by Chris Higgins Wired.co.uk website on September 14, 2014.
Click Here to Read: Memory and Alzheimer’s: Towards a better comprehension of the dynamic mechanisms on the Medical Xpress website on August 31, 2014.
Diagram of the brain of a person with Alzheimer’s Disease. Credit: Wikipedia/public domain
Click Here to Read: Getting Real About Brain Science – A Challenge to the Current Model by Deepak Chopra on the SFGate website on September 1, 2014,
Click Here to Read: What If Everything We Know About Treating Depression Is Wrong? By Cliff Weathers on the Alternet website on September 1, 2014.
Photo Credit: Michael Kowalski/Shutterstock
Click Here to Read: Neuroscientists Make Huge Strides Toward Solving the Mysteries of the Teenage Brain by Robert Montenegro on the Big Think website on August 29, 2014.
Click Here to Read: Meet the mother and father of cognitive neuroscience: Independently and almost single-handedly, husband and wife Uta and Chris Frith have transformed the way we view autism and schizophrenia on the by Mo Costandi on Guardian website on Mo Costandi’s Neurophilosophy blog.
Click Here to Read: Scientists switch ‘good’ and ‘bad’ memories in mice By Rachel Feltman in The Washington Post on August 27, 2014.
This cartoon summarizes one of the main findings of the study. (Collective Next and Roger Redondo)
Click Here to Read: How Things Work: Neuroscience studies explain why humans experience empathy on The Tartan website on August 24, 2014.
Click Here to Read: Holding a Mirror to Their Natures: Looking at Twin Personality Through Look-alikes By David Levine in The New York Times on August 25, 2014.
Cilck Here to Read: Study Finds That Brains With Autism Fail to Trim Synapses as They Develop by Pam Belluck in The New York Times on August 21, 2014.
Click Here to Read: Maturing brain flips function of amygdala in regulating stress hormones on the Medical Express Website on August 20, 2014,
The amygdala is a region of the brain known to be important for responses to threats and learning about threats. Its function regulating stress hormones undergoes significant changes as the brain matures, Yerkes research suggests. Credit: NIMH
Click Here to Read: ISIS Savagery Explained: Five reasons why human beings are capable of savage inhumanity. Ian H. Robertson, Ph.D. on his The Winner Effect effect blog on the Psychology Today blogs on August 18, 2014.