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In an attempt to understand why ADHD may persist into adulthood, MIT researchers used brain-imaging technology to identify key differences in a specific brain communication network that is active when the brain is awake and not focused on a specific task
A new study has shown a distinct disconnect between performances on standardized tests and students’ cognitive abilities.
New research using brain scans could help identify kids at-risk of dyslexia before they even begin to recognize words and their meanings.
Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have used sophisticated brain imaging to predict with 90 percent accuracy which teenagers with dyslexia would improve their reading skills over time.
BOSTON, Dec. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A panel of experts from leading northeastern universities recently reached consensus that proper nutrition, regular physical and mental activity, and adequate sleep can help to maintain and even improve cognitive skills in healthy adults.
It's no secret culture influences your food preferences and taste in music.
A first of its kind MIT study shows people from different cultures use their brains differently to solve the same visual perceptual tasks.
- One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.