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Is Chocolate Good For Health?

By R. Siva Kumar - Feb 16, 2015 09:24 AM EST

Eating chocolate in moderation can benefit your health and brain, shows a number of studies.

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Crazy Cannabis: Marijuana Linked to Mania

By R. Siva Kumar - Feb 13, 2015 09:58 AM EST

There is a 'significant' link between mania symptoms and use of cannabis.

Depression

Brain Inflammation can Reveal Clinical Depression in Adults

By Peter R - Jan 29, 2015 04:19 PM EST

Canadian researchers have linked clinical depression and brain inflammation which could serve as a marker.

Alcohol

Bedtime Alcohol Consumption Causes Poor Sleep: Study

By Peter R - Jan 18, 2015 04:03 PM EST

A new study overturns existing beliefs that a sip of alcohol before sleeping can help with sleep.

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Napping Boosts Baby’s Memory, Study Reports

By Cheri Cheng - Jan 13, 2015 04:37 PM EST

According to a new study, napping boosts the process of preserving memories in babies.

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Chocolate Keeps Your Brain Young, Says Study

By R. Siva Kumar - Jan 07, 2015 09:05 AM EST

Research shows that cocoa flavonols make a cognitive and cardio-metabolic impact on older adults.

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Multitasking Lowers IQ, According to Science

By R. Siva Kumar - Jan 06, 2015 06:20 PM EST

Do not perform more than one task at a time, for it may lower your IQ.

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Prebiotics In Your Gut Make Your Brain Less Anxious

By R. Siva Kumar - Jan 05, 2015 09:33 AM EST

Research shows that ingesting prebiotics and yogurt can help to lower stress levels.

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Most Cancers Are Not Under Our Control: Important Study

By R. Siva Kumar - Jan 03, 2015 02:23 AM EST

While some cancers can be prevented, most of them are caused by reasons we cannot understand or control, says a new John Hopkins study.

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Smartphones Boost the Brain

By R. Siva Kumar - Dec 26, 2014 09:49 PM EST

A new Swiss study shows that using fingers on your touchscreen mobile can impact your brain.

Stroke

Memory Lapses in Educated People could Indicate Impending Stroke

By Peter R - Dec 12, 2014 09:06 AM EST

A new study has shown that people with university or advanced education with memory lapses are at a 39 percent higher risk of stroke compared to those without lapses.

Brain

Autism-Induced Brain Inflammation Could be Targeted for Treatment

By Peter R - Dec 11, 2014 03:43 PM EST

A new study has shown inflammation is common in all autistic brains, which researchers believe could be targeted for treatment.

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