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How Does COVID Affect Mental Health?

Recently publicized reports of paranoia, depression, and even suicide among some COVID-19 survivors have come as no surprise to Maura Boldrini, ...
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Wisdom, loneliness and your intestinal multitude

The evolving science of wisdom rests on the idea that wisdom's defined traits correspond to distinct regions of the brain, ...

COVID-19 does not infect the brain but still inflicts damage, study finds

SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, likely does not directly infect the brain but can still inflict significant neurological damage, ...
Exercise can help brain health

Exercise Boosts Blood Flow to The Brain, Study Finds

It’s not just your legs and heart that get a workout when you walk briskly; exercise affects your brain as ...
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Covid-19 pandemic severely impacts mental health of young people

The Covid-19 pandemic severely impacted the mental health of young people, with increased levels of clinical depression being identified, a ...
does the blood-brain barrier impact memory?

Could leak in blood-brain barrier be cause of poor memory?

Have you forgotten where you laid your keys? Ever wondered where you had parked your car? Or having trouble remembering ...

BrainTrain Releases Test of Attention and Executive Functioning for In-Home Testing

Richmond, VA, September 16, 2020 --(PR.com)-- BrainTrain, a company which designs a variety of psychological testing and training software, has ...

Meditation linked to lower cardiovascular risk

Meditation was linked to lower cardiovascular risk in a data analysis by Veterans Affairs researchers and colleagues. The results appeared ...

Mindfulness combined with hypnotherapy aids highly stressed people

A new treatment for stress which combines mindfulness with hypnotherapy has shown positive results in a Baylor University pilot study ...