Concussions should be top priority for NRL

Concussions should be top priority for NRL

https://www.smh.com.au/sport/nrl/concussions-should-be-top-priority-for-nrl-20190712-p526tw.html After the stunning State of Origin decider in which the Blues’ James Tedesco lunged across the line for a last-minute try and instant elevation to the pantheon of sporting...
Smart people have better connected Brains

Smart people have better connected Brains

Differences in intelligence have so far mostly been attributed to differences in specific brain regions. However, are smart people’s brains also wired differently to those of less intelligent persons? A study published by researchers from Goethe University Frankfurt...
Running helps the brain counteract negative effect of stress

Running helps the brain counteract negative effect of stress

Most people agree that getting a little exercise helps when dealing with stress. A BYU study discovers exercise under stress also helps protect your memory. The study, published in the journal of Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, finds that running mitigates the...
Autism, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder share molecular traits

Autism, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder share molecular traits

Most medical disorders have well-defined physical characteristics seen in tissues, organs and bodily fluids. Psychiatric disorders, in contrast, are not defined by such pathology, but rather by behavior. A UCLA-led study, published in Science, has found that autism,...