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Neurofeedback shows promise in treating tinnitus

  Researchers using functional MRI (fMRI) have found that neurofeedback training has the potential to reduce the severity of tinnitus or even eliminate it, according to a study presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North

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Mirror, mirror…in your brain

Mirror, mirror…in your brain You see someone take a drink, and you get thirsty too. A colleague yawns and your mouth flies open, even though you aren’t the least bit sleepy.  Ever wonder why this happens? Because of circuits of

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There’s gold in your brain — we now know where it came from

https://bigthink-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/bigthink.com/surprising-science/gold-neutron-stars.amp.html If you’ve got a thing for gold, you’d better have some money. Not only is the precious metal beautiful, but the amount of it in the universe is finite. A new study concludes that a single neutron star merger some 300 parsecs away

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Kindergarten Teachers Speak Out for Children’s Happiness

https://www-psychologytoday-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/freedom-learn/201911/kindergarten-teachers-speak-out-children-s-happiness?amp The research is clear. Academic training in kindergarten has no long-term benefit. In fact, it may cause long-term harm. It does not reduce the education gap between the rich and the poor, which is the usual reason offered for such training.

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Sugar changes the chemistry of your brain

https://neurosciencenews-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/neurosciencenews.com/sugar-brain-chemistry-15475/amp/   The idea of food addiction is a very controversial topic among scientists. Researchers from Aarhus University have delved into this topic and examined what happens in the brains of pigs when they drink sugar water. The conclusion is

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