https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-1935-3#Abs1 Empirical and anecdotal evidence has associated stress with accelerated hair greying (formation of unpigmented hairs)1,2, but so far there has been little scientific validation of this link.
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.
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 clear: sugar
Mental health advocates are lobbying Congress to help them get schizophrenia classified as a brain disease like Parkinson’s or Alzheimers, instead of as a mental illness, a move that could reduce stigma and lead to more dollars for a cure. Federal
"If I were my peach smoothie body butter, where would I be?" I say to no one while I search for my favorite lotion. Then: “Aha! Here you are. You rolled under my bed.” I talk to myself a lot.
Initial informatics research by scientists at the University of San Francisco has shown that it is possible for autism spectrum disorder to be detected as early as 3 months of age. Recent advances in eclectroencephalography (EEG) technology could benefit those suffering from neurological
How Neuroplasticity Changes Over Your Brain’s Lifetime From the day you’re born, your brain is continuously being rewired and functionally revised through an ability known as neuroplasticity. In the newborn brain, plasticity is always turned “on”. As a brain matures and
https://neurosciencenews-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/neurosciencenews.com/child-sleep-mental-health-15632/amp/ Summary: Shorter sleep duration can increase the risk of children developing depression, anxiety, and cognitive problems. Children who routinely suffered sleep disruptions or shorter sleep durations had reduced brain volume in the orbitofrontal cortex, prefrontal cortex, precuneus, supramarginal gyrus, and temporal
A landmark Memphis clinical trial of neurofeedback therapy shows promising results for adolescents struggling to overcome chronic childhood trauma. In the 2019 trial, scientists measured, recorded and trained the brain waves of nearly three dozen adolescents at Compass Intervention Center