Quantcast

Latest Frontal lobe Stories

4a23f12e80430791b6dd5095ea8af2d41
2009-01-28 09:14:39

A new neuroimaging study on stressed-out students suggests that male humans, like male rats, don’t do their most agile thinking under stress.

2009-01-21 13:01:43

A new study conducted at the Centre for Studies and Research in Cognitive Neuroscience of the University of Bologna, and published by Elsevier in the February 2009 issue of Cortex shows that, in confabulating patients, memory accuracy improves when attentional resources are reduced.

2009-01-16 15:33:08

A Massachusetts psychiatrist said it took her one year to knit an anatomically correct replica of the human brain out of yarn. Dr.

2009-01-13 18:08:15

A new study provides a novel theory for how delusions arise and why they persist.

2009-01-08 10:27:14

A new Rice University study published in the Journal of Neuroscience found that socioemotional meanings, including sexual ones, are conveyed in human sweat.

2008-10-21 00:00:17

After middle age, people start to lose the battle to repair myelin in their brain and motor and cognitive functions begin a long decline, U.S. researchers say. Dr.

7c50e763d6920e76afc7bf3404f33d321
2008-03-28 11:36:26

Many parents are convinced that the brains of their teenage offspring are different than those of children and adults. New data confirms that this is the case.

e9e1b5b292bfea8ab9b7507caf6f46dd1
2008-02-27 13:20:00

A team of scientists from Princeton University has devised a new experimental technique that produces some of the best functional images ever taken of the human brainstem, the most primitive area of the brain.

ca82dc60ad31aa8f57bfb08b0ae95cda1
2008-02-19 09:10:00

Researchers at New York University and Israel’s Weizmann Institute of Science have identified patterns of brain activation linked to the formation of long-term memories.

ef1acdc4a0d73f77e654cc8136b3f33c1
2005-11-14 13:15:00

When the going gets tough, older adults' brains get going, according to new research by a University of Michigan professor studying how key regions of the brain click on when needed.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.