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A novel approach for families coping with brain injury

A novel approach for families coping with brain injury

Investigating how young adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder process sound

Investigating how young adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder process sound

Feeding strategies can have a profound effect on children's food preferences

Feeding strategies can have a profound effect on children's food preferences

Exposure to arsenic significantly reduces intellectual function

Exposure to arsenic significantly reduces intellectual function

Serious new side effects of performance enhancing drugs

Serious new side effects of performance enhancing drugs

Wounds on hamsters without companionship don't heal as fast as those on hamsters with companionship

Wounds on hamsters without companionship don't heal as fast as those on hamsters with companionship

Heavy drinking by college students poses many serious dangers

Heavy drinking by college students poses many serious dangers

Study evaluated the ability of vitamin E and Aricept, to delay the progression of mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's disease

Study evaluated the ability of vitamin E and Aricept, to delay the progression of mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's disease

International panel will discuss and recommend changes in the way human beings treat one another

International panel will discuss and recommend changes in the way human beings treat one another

Hypnotherapy for quitting smoking more effective in men

Hypnotherapy for quitting smoking more effective in men

Key to detecting Asperger’s syndrome, a milder yet little-understood form of autism, lies in analyzing infants’ movements

Key to detecting Asperger’s syndrome, a milder yet little-understood form of autism, lies in analyzing infants’ movements

Children ages 9-14 and college students increasingly believe that their future is not in their control

Children ages 9-14 and college students increasingly believe that their future is not in their control

Molecular pathway in the brain may explain why some patients suffering from inflammatory diseases develop depression

Molecular pathway in the brain may explain why some patients suffering from inflammatory diseases develop depression

Turn of the head to the left makes a happy face look happier, while a look to the right writes sadness all over your face

Turn of the head to the left makes a happy face look happier, while a look to the right writes sadness all over your face

Clint Eastwood did nothing for women's testosterone levels in "The Bridges of Madison County"

Clint Eastwood did nothing for women's testosterone levels in "The Bridges of Madison County"

Infants whose mothers have higher levels of an essential omega-3 fatty acid show more advanced cognitive development

Infants whose mothers have higher levels of an essential omega-3 fatty acid show more advanced cognitive development

Research into NHS stress

Research into NHS stress

Human ability to generate feelings through imagery could be the key to a breakthrough in the treatment of mental health problems

Human ability to generate feelings through imagery could be the key to a breakthrough in the treatment of mental health problems

Cheap and cheerful treatment for people who deliberately harm themselves more effective than long-term expensive therapies

Cheap and cheerful treatment for people who deliberately harm themselves more effective than long-term expensive therapies

Terrorists are sane, doctors claim

Terrorists are sane, doctors claim