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SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Brain Plasticity Inc.
OGDEN, Utah, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Brain Technologies today announced results demonstrating that a modified music program followed for ten weeks, improved speech skills in children with Down syndrome.
Many neuroscientists believe the loss of the brain region known as the amygdala would result in the brain's inability to form new memories with emotional content.
For the first time, scientists have shown that selective breeding of domestic dogs is not only dramatically changing the way animals look but is also driving major changes in the canine brain.
Those ubiquitous wires connecting listeners to you-name-the-sounds from invisible MP3 players -- whether of Bach, Miles Davis or, more likely today, Lady Gaga -- only hint at music's effect on the soul throughout the ages.
Specialized brain training targeted at the regions of a ratâ€™s brain that process sound reversed many aspects of normal, age-related cognitive decline and improved the health of the brain cells.
A commercial brain fitness program has been shown to improve memory in older adults, at least in the period soon after training.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- In spite of the recent economic downturn, revenues for digital technologies to assess, enhance and treat cognition, or digital brain health and fitness tools, grew 35% in 2009.
Why is it that only some drug users become addicts?
The adult brain, long considered to be fixed in its wiring, is in fact remarkably dynamic.
- To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
- To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
- The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.