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The Straight Dope on What Bath Salts Do to Your Brain and Why They're Dangerous - Forbes

The Straight Dope on What Bath Salts Do to Your Brain and Why They're Dangerous - Forbes | Brains | Scoop.it
The Straight Dope on What Bath Salts Do to Your Brain and Why They're Dangerous. Before addressing each of those in more detail, let's quickly go over what bath salts are and are not, and how they effect the brain.
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Overall Memory Skills Not Improved By Soy Consumption - RedOrbit

Overall Memory Skills Not Improved By Soy Consumption - RedOrbit | Brains | Scoop.it
Overall Memory Skills Not Improved By Soy Consumption: The results are published in a recent edition of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.
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Natural Products for Hormone Balance and Menopausal Symptoms – NHI

Natural Health International (NHI) offers natural products which reduce menopausal symptoms and creates natural hormone balance in your body.
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The Neural Circuitry of Executive Functions in Healthy Subjects and Parkinson's Disease

The Neural Circuitry of Executive Functions in Healthy Subjects and Parkinson's Disease | Brains | Scoop.it

The abilities that we call upon to respond accurately to novel situations are referred to as ‘executive functions', and are frequently engaged to deal with conditions in which routine activation of behavior would not be sufficient for optimal performance.

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The Science of Social Pressure | Anthropology in Practice, Scientific American Blog Network

The Science of Social Pressure | Anthropology in Practice, Scientific American Blog Network | Brains | Scoop.it
By now you've undoubtedly heard that Facebook allows people to share their organ donor status. A friend of mine adjusted her information on the day of ...
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Breathing: Three Exercises - Dr. Weil

Breathing: Three Exercises - Dr. Weil | Brains | Scoop.it
Find articles and information on breathing and breathing exercises from Dr. Weil, your trusted health advisor.
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Free Your Mind's curator insight, July 31, 2013 1:09 AM

Dr. Weil's 3 breathing techniques are great ways to energize, relax and live in the moment!

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How Exercise Boosts Your Brain

How Exercise Boosts Your Brain | Brains | Scoop.it

We often refer to the brain as a muscle—and new research now shows that the two are more similar than previously thought.

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Ability to Learn Is Affected by the Timing of Sleep: Scientific American Podcast

Ability to Learn Is Affected by the Timing of Sleep: Scientific American Podcast | Brains | Scoop.it
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Understanding Why Autistic People May Reject Social Touch | Healthland | TIME.com

Understanding Why Autistic People May Reject Social Touch | Healthland | TIME.com | Brains | Scoop.it
One of the hardest challenges for families facing autism is the problem of touch. Often, autistic children resist hugging and other types of physical contact, causing distress all around.
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Friendships = Brain Size. Check the MRI..

Friendships = Brain Size.  Check the MRI.. | Brains | Scoop.it
Researchers are suggesting that there is a link between the number of friends you have and the size of the region of the brain -- known as the orbital prefrontal cortex -- that is found just above the eyes.
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A security patch for your brain

A security patch for your brain | Brains | Scoop.it
TWO decades ago only spies and systems administrators had to worry about passwords.
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The Other Brain Also Deals With Many Woes

The Other Brain Also Deals With Many Woes | Brains | Scoop.it
The connection between the brain in the head and the hidden but powerful one in the gut lies at the heart of many woes, physical and psychiatric.
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Post-stroke depression linked to functional brain impairment - Zee News

Post-stroke depression linked to functional brain impairment - Zee News | Brains | Scoop.it
Post-stroke depression linked to functional brain impairment. Scientists have found a strong association between the severity of post-stroke depression and impairments in a network of the brain involved in emotional...
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The Original MyPillow®

The Original MyPillow® | Brains | Scoop.it
My Pillow® - The Most Comfortable Pillow-guaranteed. NOT SOLD IN STORES! Get the deep, peaceful, REM sleep you need for your health and energized days.
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Doc Watson Hospitalized After Falling In His Home: Why Are Falls So Dangerous For The Elderly?

Doc Watson Hospitalized After Falling In His Home: Why Are Falls So Dangerous For The Elderly? | Brains | Scoop.it
Grammy-winning singer and guitarist Arthel "Doc" Watson, 89, is in the hospital in critical condition after he fell earlier this week at his home in Deep Gap, North Carolina, according to news reports.
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JNI | Abstract | Immunoadsorption therapy in patients with multiple sclerosis with steroid-refractory optical neuritis

In multiple sclerosis relapses refractory to intravenous corticosteroid therapy, plasma exchange is recommended.
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JNI | Abstract | Who fans the flames of Alzheimer's disease brains? Misfolded tau on the crossroad of neurodegenerative and inflammatory pathways

Neurodegeneration, induced by misfolded tau protein, and neuroinflammation, driven by glial cells, represent the salient features of Alzheimer's disease (AD) and related human tauopathies.
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Asperger’s Syndrome – Asperger’s Syndrome in Layman’s Terms. Aspergers Checklist

Asperger’s Syndrome – Asperger’s Syndrome in Layman’s Terms. Aspergers Checklist | Brains | Scoop.it
Common characteristics of individuals with this syndrome are deficiencies in social skills, difficulties when it comes to changes and they often have obsessive routines and are preoccupied with one subject of interest.
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Functional Neurology Daily

Functional Neurology Daily | Brains | Scoop.it
Feel free to let me know what resources I may be missing via Twitter or on Facebook in the comments section below the post and I will add as soon as possible.Thank You for reading,Dr. LoaferP.S.
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Running and thermoregulation: the post-run “shivers” | The Scicurious Brain, Scientific American Blog Network

Running and thermoregulation: the post-run “shivers” | The Scicurious Brain, Scientific American Blog Network | Brains | Scoop.it
I'm sitting here, preparing to write a blog post on thermoregulation. I finished a good run a while ago. The temperatures outside weren't too ...
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Use Your Brain to Change Your Age: Secrets to Look, Feel, and Think Younger Every Day (9780307888549): Daniel G. Amen M.D.: Books

Use Your Brain to Change Your Age: Secrets to Look, Feel, and Think Younger Every Day

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CogniFit's blog: Athletes And Brain Training

CogniFit's blog: Athletes And Brain Training | Brains | Scoop.it
CogniFit blog gives you daily insights about our latest development, discoveries around the brain and neuroscience.
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Want to learn more about neuroscience?

In this series, our neuroscientists have reviewed their favourite neuroscience books. Each day these amazing stories will give an insight into the amazing powers of the brain.   The Brain Tha... (Want to learn more about neuroscience?
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