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Memory: 10 Fascinating Quirks Everyone Should Know

5 March 2014

Why we remember and why we forget: it’s context, fading emotions, deep processing, the ‘Google effect’, the reminiscence bump and way more…

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Short Yoga Session Stimulates Brain Function Immediately Afterwards

4 March 2014

20 minutes of yoga out-performed moderate to vigorous exercise in stimulating brain function.

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Origins of Language: Neanderthals May Have Been Able to Talk

3 March 2014

New micro x-ray imaging study suggests Neanderthals had vocal apparatus for speech.

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3 Minutes of Tetris Reduces Cravings for Drink, Cigarettes and Food

3 March 2014

Computer game distraction enough to reduce common cravings by 24%.

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Higher Risk of Mental Illness for Those With Older Fathers

2 March 2014

Massive study finds children with older dads much more likely to have autism, ADHD and bipolar disorder.

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Why Breastfed Babies Are So Smart

2 March 2014

Study of 7,500 babies finds two parenting skills that are crucial to IQ boosts at four years of age.

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Autism: Vital Link Found Between Vitamin D and Serotonin Production

1 March 2014

New evidence that dietary supplementation with vitamin D could help treat autism.

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