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How Depression Causes Changes In Brain Structure
A new study published in Scientific Reports has revealed that the white matter, which enables brain to communicate, is reduced in people who suffer from the blues. Depression could lead to changes in brain's structure. The study was conducted on over ...
How Depression Causes Changes In Brain Structure

Depression May Alter Brain Structure
An individual suffering from depression may be at an increased risk of developing changes in the structure of the brain associated with communication and thinking skills, researchers say.The findings showed that alterations were found in parts of the brain known as ...
Binge Drinking In Adolescence May Alter Brain, Affect Memory
Is your teenaged son a heavy alcohol user? Beware, he may be at risk of developing changes in brain structure and function which may further affect cognitive skills such as memory and attention, a study has shown. "Adolescence and young adulthood ...
Binge Drinking In Adolescence May Alter Brain Affect Memory
Playing Crosswords Daily May Keep Your Brain Younger
Love to play word puzzles such as crosswords? It may improve brain function and keep your brain ten years younger, a study has found.The results indicated that the more regularly people engaged with word puzzles, the better they performed on cognitive ...
Know How Depression Affects Boys & Girls Differently
Depression affects girls and boys differently as the mental disorder has different effects on the activity in certain brain regions, a study has found, suggesting that sex-specific treatments could be beneficial for such teenagers. The findings showed that by 15 years ...
Depression Affects Boys And Girls Brains Differently
New Biomarkers May Help Detect Brain Injury Faster
Researchers have identified inflammatory biomarkers which can be used to develop a test that can help detect whether the brain has suffered injury in the first hour of accident.The test can be used on the side of a sports pitch or ...
Learning With Music Can Change Brain Structure: Study
Using musical cues to learn a physical task positively impacts parts of the brain that process sound and control movement, according to a new study.The findings, published in the journal Brain & Cognition, may have implications for future research into rehabilitation ...
Learning With Music Can Change Brain Structure Study
Menstruation Doesn't Disturb Brain Functioning: Study
While people tend to assume that anyone who is menstruating is not working at top mental pitch, new research has found evidence to suggest that that is not actually the case.Hormonal changes during the menstrual cycle have no impact on aspects ...
Why Elders Must Eat Chocolates
Love to munch on chocolates? According to a study, it may improve your cognitive skills such as working memory, visual processing speed as well as help counteract different types of mental impairements, particularly in older adults. Chocolate's benefits can be attributed ...
Eating Chocolate May Boost Cognitive Skills In Elderly
Sex Can Boost Brain Power In Older Adults
Staying busy in your bedroom even after age 50 could be good for your brain as researchers have found that older adults who have sex more frequently do better in brain function tests.The researchers found that those who engaged in more ...
8 Awesome Health Hacks
Sometimes, a simple tip can do a lot more than what a medicine can do. In fact, that is why home remedies are becoming more popular than over-the-counter pills. Actually, it is better to reduce your dependence over pills as much ...
Eight Awesome Health Hacks
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