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Brain find sheds light on autism - BBC News

Brain find sheds light on autism - BBC News | Brain development | Scoop.it
BBC NewsBrain find sheds light on autismBBC NewsBecause it is caused by a single gene defect rather than a combination of small genetic flaws, each making a tiny contribution, it presents a useful target for scientists looking to examine what goes...
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Boys with autism have a bigger brain | COSMOS magazine

Boys with autism have a bigger brain | COSMOS magazine | Brain development | Scoop.it
Boys with autism have a bigger brain than girls with autism, according to a new study. An earlier study has also found that autistic brains in general are about 18% heavier on average than the brains of non-affected people.
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The communicative brain - Research - University of Cambridge

The communicative brain - Research - University of Cambridge | Brain development | Scoop.it
What is it about the human brain that makes language possible? Two evolutionary systems working together, say neuroscientists Professor William Marslen-Wilson and Professor Lorraine Tyler. ...
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Is there a central brain area for hearing melodies and speech cues ...

Is there a central brain area for hearing melodies and speech cues ... | Brain development | Scoop.it
Previous studies have suggested that a particular hotspot in the brain might be responsible for perceiving pitch. However, auditory neuroscientists are still hotly debating whether this "pitch center" actually exists.
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Study: Violent video games alter young men's brains - DigitalJournal.com

Study: Violent video games alter young men's brains - DigitalJournal.com | Brain development | Scoop.it
Serious Injury LawStudy: Violent video games alter young men's brainsDigitalJournal.comResearchers using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) analysis found that violent video games played by young men made changes within the brain after a...
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Oscillatory Thoughts: Is the female brain innately inferior?

Oscillatory Thoughts: Is the female brain innately inferior? | Brain development | Scoop.it
...if estrogen and testosterone did shape the brain in different ways, it is an unsubstantiated, logical leap to conclude that such differences cause, "...men to occupy top academic positions in the sciences and engineering or top ...
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Factors that influence brain development - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium

Factors that influence brain development - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium | Brain development | Scoop.it
Brain development is one key aspect looked at by all of us in our children although we don’t pay much attention to our own developments.
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Healing brain injuries - Vibration Analysis

Healing brain injuries - Vibration Analysis | Brain development | Scoop.it
Vibration Analysis (Healing brain injuries - The Office of the Surgeon General presents this Traumatic Brain Injury Distance Learning Ed...)...
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Genetic Regulation of Brain Development Implicated in Mental ...

Genetic Regulation of Brain Development Implicated in Mental ... | Brain development | Scoop.it
A major study of the genes associated with psychiatric illnesses has discovered that most of the genes are in place before birth in the developing human.
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Brain Injuries and Soccer « The Situationist

Brain Injuries and Soccer « The Situationist | Brain development | Scoop.it
Although football and boxing have been getting most of the attention lately, we have known for years that there is evidence of chronic traumatic brain injury in professional soccer players. Indeed, when researchers from the ...
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Brain and Behavior » Sociology Lens

Brain and Behavior » Sociology Lens | Brain development | Scoop.it
Findings in the early 1990s led to the development of fMRI, which measures change in blood flow in the brain based on neural activity, and which has transformed the fields of neuroscience, as well as the study of cognitive ...
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What makes your brain happy and why you should do the opposite ...

What makes your brain happy and why you should do the opposite ... | Brain development | Scoop.it
Editor's Note: This is an excerpt from David DiSalvo's new book What makes your brain happy and why you should do the opposite.) Taking a position in any.
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New brain vaccine aims to turn fatal disease into chronic illness - Centre Daily Times

New brain vaccine aims to turn fatal disease into chronic illnessCentre Daily TimesEdward Kennedy was diagnosed with a glioblastoma of the brain in May 2009, doctors understood there was little chance he could survive it.
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Yawning keeps the brain from overheating - Gant Daily

Yawning keeps the brain from overheating - Gant Daily | Brain development | Scoop.it
USA TodayYawning keeps the brain from overheatingGant DailyJust tell them you are cooling off your overheated brain.
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Nutrition may help baby brain development | Nutrition News

Nutrition may help baby brain development | Nutrition News | Brain development | Scoop.it
Generations of New Zealanders have been steadily growing taller due to good nutrition and the same approach could also make youngsters brainer, according.
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Fish may protect the brain, study indicates

Fish may protect the brain, study indicates | Brain development | Scoop.it
People who eat baked or broiled fish at least once a week may protect heir brains from Alzheimer’s.
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