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Different Brains Hear Music The Same Way
2013-04-11 09:30:03

A new Stanford study suggests that music is able to bring people together because it has the power to affect different brains in the same way.

Neurology Experts Draw Attention To Teenage Overuse Of Memory-Enhancing Drugs
2013-03-14 07:28:02

A growing trend in the use of “study drugs” by teens has come under fire by the country’s top neurological group. Such drugs are being increasingly prescribed by doctors to give children and teens a boost in their cognitive function to help them focus more, study harder and perform better in school.

2013-03-07 14:49:55

A region of the brain known to play a key role in visual and spatial processing has a parallel function: sorting visual information into categories.

Children Who Are Diagnosed With ADHD Often Carry It On Into Adulthood
2013-03-04 14:17:28

A new study from researchers at Harvard Medical School and the Mayo Clinic has found that children who suffer from ADHD are more likely to struggle with the condition into adulthood and experience a host of other psychological problems.

2013-02-16 23:02:51

Cumberland Academy of Georgia, a special needs school for high-functioning Autism, Asperger’s, LD, ADD and ADHD students, welcomed parents, friends and partners of the school at the Mardi Gras

Drug Abuse Significantly Higher Among ADHD Teens
2013-02-12 12:47:48

Researchers recently found the rates of drug abuse and cigarette use are much higher among teens with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) compared to their non-ADHD peers.


Word of the Day
palinode
  • A poem in which the author retracts something said in an earlier poem.
The word 'palinode' comes from Greek roots meaning 'again' and 'song'.
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