Neuroscience

Appetite Map Of How Brain Functions Shape Cravings

Why do most people eat dessert after dinner but not before? Culture, or the brain?  The prevailing belief is that the body often needs protein so only after that is obtained are carbohydrates 'craved', to add to the body’s fat stores. Yet it is n ...

Article - News Staff - Jul 7 2022 - 9:34am

Babies Learn Language Just After Being Born

We often think of babies as blank canvases with little ability to learn during the first few weeks of life. But babies actually start processing language and speech incredibly early. Even while in the womb, they learn to discern voices, along with some sp ...

Article - The Conversation - Jul 18 2022 - 12:08pm

AI Algorithm Detects Brain Abnormalities- And May Help On The Road To Curing Epilepsy

The Multicentre Epilepsy Lesion Detection project (MELD) used over 1,000 patient MRI scans from 22 global epilepsy centers to develop an algorithm which provides reports of where abnormalities are in cases of drug-resistant focal cortical dysplasia (FCD) – ...

Article - News Staff - Aug 12 2022 - 8:00am