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iPhone App Tests Your Brain
2013-02-08 18:35:26

Fascination with the study of split brain, or laterality, is not a new occurrence within the scientific community.

ADHD Diagnoses In Children Rose Dramatically Over Past Decade
2013-01-22 11:26:54

A new study reveals that the rate of children diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) rose dramatically between 2001 and 2010 with non-Hispanic white children having the highest diagnosis rates.

New ADHD Diagnostic Tool Uses Genetic Variations
2013-01-21 11:55:00

Spanish researcher Alaitz Molano is attempting to create a genetic tool to help improve the diagnosis and treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in kids.

2013-01-05 05:04:02

Listen to Dr. McNeal’s Interview Via Blog Starting Wed. January 9, 2013 at 8:00 p.m.

Dragonflies Show Human-like Selective Attention
2012-12-21 05:48:24

Researchers from the University of Adelaide have uncovered the first evidence that invertebrates, like primates, have brain cells dedicated to the process of selective attention.

2012-12-17 16:35:43

Executive function (EF), frequently associated with the frontal lobes, guides complex behavior such as planning, decision-making, and response control.

2012-12-14 05:01:23

A recent Caltech study finds that consumers are more likely to choose the product with the most visual impact over their actual personal preference when distracted or in a rush, and when confronted

Nature Can Help Your Creativity
2012-12-13 14:51:34

Feeling a bit of writers block in all your creative endeavors? Maybe you should try heading out for a backpacking adventure into the wilderness, according to research published recently in the journal PLoS ONE.

2012-12-13 05:02:07

Common sense, planning can help those living with ADHD make it happily through the holidays Nashville, Tenn. (PRWEB) December 12, 2012 Dr.


Word of the Day
onomatope
  • An imitative word; an onomatopoetic word.
The word 'onomatope' is a back-formation from 'onomatopoeia'.
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