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August 28, 2014

 

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Thinking About Aging

Insecurities about aging can actually cause incompetence and health problems in elderly people.

March 3, 2014

 

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Why Do We Sleep?

We do it every night, but science still isn't sure exactly why we sleep.

January 2, 2014

 

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Chocolate Brain

Could having a sweet tooth be good for an aging brain?

May 13, 2013

 

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Human Brain Cells Successfully Grown In Mice

New experimental results could be good news for those suffering from neurodegenerative disorders.

November 29, 2012

 

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How Does Yoga Reduce Stress?

Yoga can be a great way to de-stress!

March 26, 2007

 

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Building a Better MRI

Many brain disorders remain untreatable. Can new MRI technology lead doctors to the solution?

September 27, 2003

 

Thinking about Aging

As you may already know, heart disease is one of the leading causes of death in people who are older than sixty-five. What’s more, there’s a growing body of evidence that emotional stress can contribute to cardiovascular disease.

September 27, 2003

 

A Healthy Famine?

Suppose you could live a longer, healthier life if you were willing to eat about half what you normally do and spend every day feeling cold and hungry?

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