Brain research gives insight into why abused youth are more vulnerable to exploitation—and how we can help them heal.
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An electrical implant known as a deep-brain stimulator is giving some patients a new start.
A study suggests damaged white matter, the brain's signal cables, may be to blame.
Researchers are finding many genes unique to our species, but so far they reveal little about our most human traits.
You’ve heard to start studying foreign languages (and music and reading and memorization skills and more) at a young age, when your brain is better prepared to retain that information. New research suggests a drug typically used to combat epilepsy and bipolar disorder could help us retain that skill even as we age.