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Researchers Find Physical Differences in Empathetic Peoples' Brains
Health & Wellness  (tags: study, research, interesting, humans, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, physical, difference, empathetic, brain )

- 102 days ago -
New research has found that types of empathy can be predicted by looking at physical differences in the brain. This raises the fascinating possibility that some kinds of empathy might be able to be increased by training or that it might be possible for
Missing Link Found Between Brain, Immune System
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, University of Virginia, Center for Brain Immunology and Glia, links, immune system, brain, Neuroscience, Jonathan Kipnis, neuro-immune interaction )

- 122 days ago -
In a stunning discovery that overturns decades of textbook teaching, researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have determined that the brain is directly connected to the immune system by vessels previously thought not to exist.
Air Pollution Can Shrink Brain, Lead To Dementia
Health & Wellness  (tags: air pollution, health, brain, dementia )

- 160 days ago -
The World Health Organization has noted fine particulate matter affects more people than any other pollutant, and exposure can lead to serious disease and death. The pollutants can contribute to narrowing of the arteries that supply blood to the brain.
How Molly Works in the Brain
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, study, research, protection, prevention, medicine, illness, humans, health, disease, Molly, brain, street drug )

- 202 days ago -
A dangerous street drug may also have research value
8 Daily Habits That Damage Your Brain
Health & Wellness  (tags: BRAIN, healthy, damage, food, health, humans, nutrition, prevention, protection, safety )

- 227 days ago -
Here are 9 easy things you can do to ensure your keep your brain healthy.
Tapeworm Inhabits Man's Brain for Years
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, study, science, safety, research, protection, prevention, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, disease, tapeworm, brain, sequence, rare, species, parasitic worm, patient, cerebellum, seizures, Headaches, flashbacks )

- 307 days ago -
Researchers sequence a rare species of parasitic worm pulled from a patient's cerebrum, where it was causing seizures, headaches, and flashbacks.
Autism Nation: America's Chemical Brain Drain
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans. Autism, brain, babies, children, disease, drugs, family, food, government, healthcare, investigation, medicine, prevention, pollution, protection, research, science, society, study )

- 527 days ago -
While autism rates in Europe have remained virtually flat for the last decade, in the US, they have risen from 1:10,000 in 1981 to 1:68 in 2014. Many studies point to the prevalence of toxins in our environment as the culprit.
Is Care2 Ruining Your Health?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, hazard, sitting, computer, posture, eyes, muscle, back, leg, brain, mortality, Washington Post, Mayo Clinic )

- 616 days ago -
Well, it depends on how much time you spend at your computer collecting butterflies. Of course, it's not only Care2 that does that to you. But it certainly contributes to your total SITTING time in front of the computer!
Watch Dr. Neal Barnard on Dr. Oz TODAY! - Protect Your Memory!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alzheimer, brain, power foods, Dr N.Barnard, Dr OZ )

- 938 days ago -
"Just as we put money in a retirement account to ensure a secure future, we can put foods on our plates today to help keep the brain in high gear well into the future."
Nicotine Treatment 'Could Control Obesity'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Nicotine, obesity, treatment, health, neurons, brain, smoking )

- 1576 days ago -
Scientists have identified a group of neurons in the brain responsible for smokers' lack of appetite.
Cellphone Radiation May Alter Your Brain. Let's Talk.
Health & Wellness  (tags: cellphone, radiation, brain, talk, head )

- 1639 days ago -
In a culture where people cradle their cellphones next to their heads with the same constancy and affection that toddlers hold their security blankets, it was unsettling last month when a study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association.
Could Breastfeeding Make Baby Brighter? Just Four Weeks on Mother's Milk Can Benefit Brain
Health & Wellness  (tags: Babies, child, Health, Brain, mother's milk, feeding )

- 1664 days ago -
Babies who are breastfed grow up to be more intelligent, scientists suggested.Just four weeks on their mothers' milk can have a 'significant' effect on a child's development in primary and secondary school, research has found.
Speaking 2 Languages May Delay Getting Alzheimer's
Health & Wellness  (tags: languages, master, alzheimer's, brain, prevent, delay, bilingual, attention, baby, lip movement, study )

- 1666 days ago -
Mastering second language can pump up the brain in ways that seem to delay getting Alzheimer's disease later on, scientists say.
Brain and Body Training Treats ME, UK Study Says
Health & Wellness  (tags: behavioural therapy, energy levels, Brain )

- 1688 days ago -
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, also known as ME, should be treated with a form of behavioural therapy or exercise, say British scientists.Writing in The Lancet, they argue that the approach preferred by some charities, managing energy levels, is less successfu

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