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Posted on June 22, 2017, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Neurology
Forgetting is Crucial for Memory

According to new research, the role of forgetting certain information may be just as important as remembering.

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Aging Longevity
Musicians have Faster Reaction Times

Learning how to play a musical instrument may increase reaction times and alertness in aging adults.

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Posted on June 21, 2017, 6 a.m. in Genetic Engineering Brain and Mental Performance
Huntington's Reversed with CRISPR

Resarchers used CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing to eliminate mutant huntington protein aggregates in the brains of mice.

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Posted on June 19, 2017, 6 a.m. in Inflammation Brain and Mental Performance
New Link Between Inflammation and Mental Illness Found

Boston Children's Hospital researchers set out to determine how chronic inflammation affects the brain and found a mechanism that directly links inflammation to mental illness

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10 Lesser-Known Foods for Brain Health

Feed your brain with these foods that have shown to be beneficial to cognitive health.

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Posted on June 15, 2017, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Neurology
Researchers Discover ‘GPS’ Neuron

A research team has identified a new type of neuron which may play a crucial role in our ability to navigate the environment.

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Posted on June 14, 2017, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Brain and Mental Performance Minerals
Minerals for Memory & Mood

Supplemental iron and zinc can help to improve cognitive skills and enhance mood, among women who are deficient in these minerals.

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Posted on June 8, 2017, 6 a.m. in GI-Digestive Brain and Mental Performance
Over-Drinking Water Can be Fatal

Recent study says drink water for thirst, rather than trying to get in 8 glasses, especially as drinking too much water can cause water intoxication.

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Second Generation AI Possible After New Discovery About the Human Brain

Researchers have discovered that individual neurons are capable of learning sequences.

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Posted on June 6, 2017, 6 a.m. in Stress Brain and Mental Performance
THC is a Double-Edged Sword for Stress

Researchers report that low doses of THC do reduce stress, but slightly higher doses - enough to produce a mild "high" - actually increased anxiety.

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