Sports-related brain injuries are a huge issue in football and other high-contact sports. Now, a new study has provided some insight into the behavioral damage caused by repeated blows to the head.
A recent study reveals a connection between homelessness and traumatic brain injury (TBI).
If you're an innovative individual, a recent study suggests that taking a walk could help get the creative juices flowing.
A recent study shows that education may play a critical role in the recovery of those who suffered from moderate to severe traumatic brain injuries.
A new brain-related discovery could potentially revolutionize the way doctor's treat attention-deficit disorders.
The cause for Alzheimer’s disease is still unknown, but researchers have been looking for ways to maintain a healthy brain to prevent the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S. from affecting one of the body’s most vital organs.
Chronic pain affects one-third of people in the United States. The most common treatments include medications, acupuncture, local electrical stimulation, and brain stimulation, but there is nothing to permanently rid the ongoing discomfort.
Insomnia is described as "waking up not feeling restored or refreshed," and it is the most common sleep disorder among Americans. Now, though, it turns out that those with insomnia may have brains with more plasticity than normal sleepers.
There are five different types of memory that contribute to our short-term and long-term memory capabilities. They incorporate actions, feelings, experiences, recollections, common knowledge, and consciousness.
Nearly 14,000 Americans are diagnosed with brain cancer annually. One of the world’s deadliest cancers is under extensive research because the current treatments have proven to be minimally effective.
Social exclusion can always be a difficult thing to deal with at any age. What many of us don't realize is that the pain from this problem often signals dangerous stimuli-both internal and external-that guide our behavior, with the ultimate goal to get away from the negative issue and recover. The s...